Iran: our Guard forces control the situation in Syria
Thursday, 12 May 2016
The deputy commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Brigadier General Salami Hossein Salami confirmed that the Guard forces are fully supervising the situation in Syria, according to him, stressing that the Assad regime is part of the resistance front. Salami's statements came in response to the loss of control over the town of Khan Tuman, vowing to restore it from Al-Nusra front and the opposition factions within days. However, the deputy commander of the Revolutionary Guard confirmed that the regime and its allies loss of control over Khan Tuman will not have a strategic impact on the overall situation on the ground.