Today, Mr. Bashar AL-Assad took the legal oath before President Bassam Mamdouh Parsik, Governor of Homs Governorate, Muhammad Tariq Ziyad Krishati, Governor of Quneitra Governorate, and Marwan Ibrahim Sharbak, Governor of Daraa Governorate, and Ghassan Halim Khalil, Governor of Hasaka Governorate.
President AL-Assad met with the new governors and provided them with his directions, stressing the importance of the role of governors, as they are in direct contact with citizens, local councils and municipalities, and this gives them the ability to know the best that can be done to develop the governorates and their countryside and develop their service facilities in a manner that best serves the interests of citizens.
His Excellency also stressed the essential of the governor’s work as a representative of the central authority and supervisor of the work of the local authorities and all local and central bodies in the province and their application of laws and regulations and the maintenance of public security within the borders of the province.
The meeting was attended by Eng. Imad Khamis, Prime Minister and Engineer Hussein Makhlouf, Minister of Local Administration and Environment.
Source : Sana