From the Russian Cultural Centre in Damascus, Victoria al-Ahmad  said that this support was offered from the people of Russia to give joy and pleasure to Syrian people, underlining the importance of holding the refugees' return conference in Damascus to facilitate the return of all Syrian refugees to their homeland. 

In turn, Assistant director of education in Damascus Rana Mouselli underlined the importance of the visit  and extended deep thanks for the Russian support.

The mission also visited the Church of Mar Elias for the Roman Orthodox  in Dweila'a, Damascus and distributed 200 food baskets, detergents and filters for purifying water