SHAFAQNA- Chairman of Iran’s Expediency Council says the United States has admitted that the fight against the ISIL terrorist group will fail without Iran’s help.
According to Press TV, Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani said on Sunday “The US acknowledges that if Iran does not help, this US-led coalition cannot eliminate ISIL.”
Rafsanjani added airstrikes cannot destroy a terrorist group as in recent days we are witnessing the ISIL attack on the key Kurdish town of Kobani in Syria near the Turkish border.
Referring to Iran’s role in easing recent tensions in Iraq, he also stressed that the Islamic Republic helped to solve the problem of forming a new government in the Arab country.
Rafsanjani added that Iranians will be the key force on any battlefield against ISIL, adding “I am not saying that we have deployed troops to Iraq, but it was consultations offered by Iran that liberated the Mosul Dam and the town of Amerli and the Americans know well that they could not do this job with aerial bombardment.