16 Total Quotes

Bashar Assad Quotes

All kinds of cooperation with Israel should be stopped and the boycott should be reactivated,
Bashar Assad
#Cooperation

We have the urge to reach a state of peace, but we have no urge to compromise an inch of our territory nor do we accept our sovereignty to be impinged on,
Bashar Assad
#Compromise

This (assassination) is against our principles and my principles, and I would never do such a thing in my life, ... What do we achieve? I think what happened targeted Syria.
Bashar Assad
#Assassination

I have declared that Syria is innocent of this crime, and I am ready to follow up action to bring to trial any Syrian who could be proved by concrete evidence to have had connection with this crime,
Bashar Assad
#Action

The Israeli factor was suspiciously present in all the events witnessed by the region, and the developments proved that Israel was the most prominent and the major benefactor from these events,
Bashar Assad
#Events

We are longing for the return of the Golan, ... However long it takes, this land is ours, and it will return to us in full. We are not ready to pay the price of the inability of Israeli governments to take a decision for peace.
Bashar Assad
#Land

Syria had nothing to do with this murder, absolutely nothing.
Bashar Assad
#Syria

We have an interest in the investigation, because we are convinced that we will be given a clean slate -- if the results are not falsified for political reasons, ... Syria had nothing to do with this murder, absolutely nothing.
Bashar Assad
#Syria

We cannot accept what we see on our television every day of the bombing of innocent civilians. There are hundreds now every day.
Bashar Assad
#Television

While we are after peace, Israel is after war,
Bashar Assad
#Israel

We must face this situation with great awareness, responsibility and defiance.
Bashar Assad
#Defiance

We will play their game ... stop when Syria is going to be harmed.
Bashar Assad
#Syria

no matter what we did and how much we cooperate, the result will be that Syria did not cooperate.
Bashar Assad
#Syria

Syria is innocent in the absolute sense, ... Syria is not involved at the government level or at the individual level. The problem is merely a political one in the context of events.
Bashar Assad
#Syria

Of the many assassinations that Israel carried out in a methodical and organized way, the most dangerous thing that Israel did was the assassination of President Yasser Arafat.
Bashar Assad
#Israel #Assassination