People will usually prefer to have supportive friends during any moment of difficulty. During the entire warring period in Syria, Iran has remained steadfast and committed to be a supportive and dependable Syrian ally. Iran is helping Syria in so many ways just by being present. Iran in Syria is not due to the presence of too many common interests between the two but rather it is a sort of partnership between two governments that want to ensure that their people are safe from any effects of war. Iran helping Syria in these trying moments has been a welcome move across the globe.
As a Syrian ally, Iran has been committed in the provision of essential military aid for as many years. Iran has had these military supplies done by air, primarily. Additionally there has been security and intelligence support from Iran. They as well provide military weapons and necessities to Syria. The Syrians have been able to receive financial aid from the Iranians. Security and military aid from the Iranians has actually spurred growth in the steadiness of the Syrian government in its fight against the opposition. Iran has volunteered in allowing its own military to go out of its borders to ensure calm and peace among countries that have been affected by war. It has also come out stronger in its training expeditionary missions. This move has actually facilitated the current Syrian head of state to remain in power. This has been observed as a noble move that is fully behind the rights of the people of Syria. By this Iran has advanced both its economic and political agenda as well as social itinerary too.
The move to support a local regime by an outsider is usually one that demands lots of boldness. Iran in Syria has seen it to the support of pro-government militia. Iran being Syria ally has been accepted by these militias. This kind of support has allowed Iran to operate with lots of ease within Syrian borders. Syrian moderate and extremist factions have further been fought by Iranians. Conquering these factions actually hastens the process of regaining stability. This is not dependent on the person that takes over the government.
Iran is aiming at building a corridor from Iran to Lebanon. This land corridor is intended to come through Iraq and Syria. This corridor is a direct link to the Mediterranean. Weapons, Iranian soldiers and Iranian backed soldiers will be facilitated and allowed to move within the corridor with lots of ease. As a result both Syria’s ally, Iran, and Syria itself will achieve growth and development. By this, it would be even more beneficial for Iran as it will further grow her influence in the region.