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Monday, October 16, 2017

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran called the main task of the US in Syria

Victory over terrorism is not the main task of the United States in Syria. This statement was made by Iranian foreign Minister Javad Zarif. According to him, the goal of the United States and Iran in the region vary.

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The destruction of the banned terrorist organization “Islamic state” is not the main task of the United States in Syria. This was stated by Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Javad Zarif. In his opinion, Washington’s more important to prevent the return of Syrian government control over the border.

“Today, it seems to me that priorities have changed, and for the US government it is more important not to give the Syrian government to take control of the border with Iraq than to defeat ISIS,” said Mohammad Javad Zarif during a speech at the NGO “Asia society” in new York.

Different from the United States goals in the region pursues Iran. The Islamic Republic is interested in the peaceful settlement of the Syrian crisis, the Minister said.

“We in Syria not to support someone, but to fight terrorists” — leads TASS words Zarifa.


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