Sabbagh becomes Syria’s new non-resident ambassador to Nicaragua

Syria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Bassam Sabbagh has become Syria’s new non-resident ambassador plenipotentiary and extraordinary to Nicaragua.  

During an online ceremony on Friday, Sabbagh presented a copy of his credentials to Nicaragua’s Foreign Minister Denis Moncada Colindres.

Sabbagh conveyed President Bashar Al-Assad’s greetings to President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua, affirming the deep-rooted friendship between two countries.

He stressed the two countries’ keenness on boosting cooperation in various fields, hailing coordination between Syria and Nicaragua at international forums in the confrontation the pressure put on the two sides.

The Nicaraguan top diplomat, on his part, conveyed President Ortega’s greetings to President Al-Assad and to the Syrian people.

He expressed the keenness of President Ortega and the government of Nicaragua to strengthen the historical relations between the two countries, hailing the Syrian people’s struggle in defense of their country’s sovereignty and stability.

Hamda Mustafa