Tehran: Iranian presence in Syria is only advisory

2019-02-19 10:25:34

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi affirmed on Monday that “the Iranian military presence in Syria is only advisory.”

“Terrorism is a common threat to countries of the region.. combating this evil phenomenon requires a genuine will and joint efforts of all states,” Qassemi said in a statement.

He added that the allegations broadcast by European media outlets about the existence of disputes between Iranian military advisors and the Russian forces in Syria come from “resentment regarding Astana track.