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Friday, April 13, 2018

Iran has promised to answer for the attack on the airbase in Syria

The Israeli side will have to answer for missile strike on Syrian airbase Tifor curled adviser to Iran’s Supreme leader Ali Khamenei for international Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati. He told this in an interview with news Agency of the Islamic Republic (IRNA).

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Ali Akbar Velayati

According to him, the attack by the Israeli air force “will not remain unanswered”. He also stressed that the attack on the airbase Tifor can be regarded as a “crime of Israel”.

“Defenders of the Holy places will continue to be on the side of the Syrian people and government and will continue to fight against the enemies of the Islamic nation,” said Velayati.

Victory is near”, said the Advisor to the Iranian leader, stressing that the enemies will be expelled from the Syrian Arab Republic in the near future.

In the night of Monday the Israeli air force attacked the air base, T-4. According to the Russian Ministry of defense, from Lebanese territory struck two F-15 — three rockets reached the Western part of the aerodrome, the other five missiles were shot down by air defense forces of the armed forces of the SAR in the air defense battle. As a result of the incident killed four Iranian military: Akbar Jahwar Jannati (born in Tabriz), Ammar Musawi (Ahwaz), Haydar Mehdi lofty Niasar (Kum) and Colonel in the IRGC Mahdi Farmers Asdali. Russian soldiers were not injured.

Tehran called the incident a violation of Syrian national sovereignty, which is contrary to all norms of international law.

In February, Israeli pilots had bombed the base Tifor, where, they claimed, was an Iranian control of unmanned aerial vehicles. Then was shot down by F-16 fighters participated in the air strikes. The pilot and Navigator of the aircraft managed to eject. In retaliation for the destruction of the aircraft, the Israelis attacked from the air a number of facilities near Damascus, including air defense.

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