Iran: Troops in Syria, may intervene if attacked

17.09.2012                      01.Tischrei. 5773                      Rosch Haschanah 1

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Iran: Troops in Syria, may intervene if attacked

In first official acknowledgement that Tehran has military presence in Syria, IRGC commander says members assisting Damascus.

Members of Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) are in Syria providing non-military assistance and Iran may get involved militarily if Syria comes under attack, its commander said on Sunday….