Iran has dismissed as “ridiculous” Israels claims that it had intercepted an Iranian drone launched from Syria.
The Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said: “The claim about the flight of an Iranian drone and Iran’s involvement in the downing of a Zionist fighter jet is so ridiculous that it does not merit a comment”
BYPASS THE CENSORS
Sign up to get unfiltered news delivered straight to your inbox.
He also stressed that Iran has advisory presence in Syria at the request of the country’s legitimate and lawful government.
WEF Anoint Charles ‘The Great Reset King’
WEF To Force Public To Wear ‘Brain Implants’ So the Elite Can Read Their Minds
Woody Harrelson Slams Big Pharma: 'The Last People You Should Trust With Your Health'
NASA Insider Confesses on Deathbed: I Filmed Fake Moon Landing in 1969
Disney’s ‘Little Demon’ Is Normalizing Satanism and Pedophilia for the Masses
Nostradamus Predicted 'Great Uprising' Against King Charles III
King Charles III Vows To Usher In ‘Great Reset’ Following Queen Elizabeth’s Death
Bill Gates’ Factory Breeding 30 Million Mosquitos Infected With ‘Infertility Bacteria’ Per Week
WEF Orders Journalists To ‘Cease and Desist’ Exposing Secret Globalist Agenda
Defending the Syrian army’s reaction to Israel, he said: “The government and army of Syria as an independent country have a legitimate right to defend [the country’s] territorial integrity and counter any type of foreign aggression”
Press TV reports: The Iranian spokesperson emphasized that the “illegitimate” Israeli regime cannot cover up its atrocities and crimes against Muslim nations in the region by playing a blame game and spreading lies.
Resilient Syrians will not accept Israeli aggression: Velayati
Meanwhile, a senior adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on international affairs said the resilient Syrian people will never tolerate the Israeli regime’s aggression.
Speaking to reporters in Tehran, Ali Akbar Velayati added that the Syrian government and nation have proved that they would sacrifice themselves to “safeguard their country’s territorial integrity, security and independence.”
He noted that the Syrian people have managed to achieve victory in an “international war”, in which more than 80 countries participated to dispatch terrorists to the Arab country.
The Syrian military on Saturday hit at least one intruding Israeli F-16 warplane that attacked positions inside the Syrian territory, sending it down in flames and smoke.
Syria’s state TV cited a military official as saying that Syrian aerial defense had responded to Israeli “aggression” against an army base in the center of the Arab country.
Later in the day, the Israeli military claimed that it had attacked positions inside the Syrian territory after it intercepted an Iranian drone launched from Syria.
A pro-Syrian military alliance said that the Israeli claim about a drone intrusion was bogus.
The alliance said in a statement that Israel had targeted a drone base in Syria whose unmanned aircraft were used against the Daesh terrorist group.
It also pledged a “severe and serious” response to the Israeli act of “terrorism.”
A senior commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Saturday that Iran would confirm no report coming out of Israel “because the Israelis are liars.”
Brigadier General Hossein Salami, the IRGC’s second-in-command, told Tasnim news agency that Iran would only confirm a drone interception if Syria made that confirmation.
He also said that Iran has no military presence in Syria and that the Syrian Army was adequately capable of defending the Syrian territory.
Lebanon condemns Israel’s aggression against Syria
The Lebanese Foreign Ministry, in a statement, denounced Israel’s aggression against Syria, saying Beirut supports Damascus’ “legitimate right” to defend itself and respond to Israel’s “aggression.”
The statement added that such “aggressive policy” threatens stability in the region and urged concerned countries to “rein in” Israel.
The Lebanese Defense Ministry also denounced the use of Lebanon’s air space for any Israeli strike on Syria.
Latest posts by Niamh Harris (see all)
- China Calls Japan & Britain ‘Little Brothers of The US’ - September 25, 2022
- Trump Warns That A ‘Cognitively Impaired’ Joe Biden May Lead Us To WWIII - September 25, 2022
- California To Ban Natural Gas Furnaces, Water Heaters By 2030 - September 25, 2022