People hold Syrian Flags as they watch the 2018 World Cup qualifying soccer match between Iran and Syria in Damascus

People hold Syrian Flags as they watch the 2018 World Cup qualifying soccer match between Iran and Syria in Damascus

Fans hold Syrian flags as they watch the 2018 World Cup qualifier between Iran and Syria, in Damascus, on September 5, 2017. Photo: Reuters / Omar Sanadiki

September 6, 2017 12:06 PM (UTC+8)