Assad speeches & interviews

05 June 2012
Updated January 05, 2012: The following document is the english version of the speech by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad on June 3, on the occasion of the start of the first session of the...

17 May 2012
The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Russian TV on May 17, 2012. The media war with the West was lost the day the Syrian uprising began, President Assad...

11 January 2012
The English transcript of the speech of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad at Damascus University on January 10, 2012. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA: I know that I have been...

31 December 2011
The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Syrian Arab TV in 2011. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA. President Bashar Al-Assad on Sunday...

31 December 2011
The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Russian TV in 2011. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA. DAMASCUS, (SANA) – In an interview with...

07 December 2011
The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with ABC News on December 07, 2011. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA. The following is the transcript...

20 November 2011
Interview with The Sunday Times on November 20, 2011.  Strike Syria and the world will shake In an exclusive interview with The Sunday Times, Bashar al-Assad accuses Arab leaders of creating a...

10 November 2011
The English transcript of statements made by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad following talks with the Romanian president on November 10, 2010. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA...

22 August 2011
Below, is Syrian Arab News Agency's transcript of the August 21, 2011 interview on Syrian TV with President Bashar al-Assad. Transcript by SANA   In a televised...

30 July 2011
An edited transcript by the Syrian state news agency of the speech of Bashar Al-Assad to the Syrian armed forces on the occasion of the 66th anniversry of the formation of the Syrian Army. In the...

21 June 2011
The English transcript of the speech of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad at Damascus University on June 20, 2011.  The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA:   Peace be upon you...

17 April 2011
The English transcript of the speech of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad before the newly-sworn Government on April 16. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA:   In the beginning...

31 March 2011
The English transcript of the speech of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad before the Syrian Parliament on March 30, 2011. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA:     Mr....

31 January 2011
The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with the Wall Street Journal on January 31, 2011. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA. WSJ: We had a lot...

31 December 2010
The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Hurriyet and Bild in 2010. The translation is by Syria’s state-news agency, SANA. His Excellency President Bashar Al-...