The President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani gave a television address to the nation, in which he declared that the terrorist group «Islamic state» completely destroyed.
The division commander of «al-Quds» Islamic revolutionary guard Corps General Qassem Soleimani officially reported won in Syria and Iraq, defeating Sunni jihadists.
According to the General, the victory was achieved thanks to the wise leadership of the Supreme leader of the Islamic revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, as well as self-sacrifice and heroism of the resistance forces, primarily the Lebanese Hizbullah.
Soleimani noted the resistance of ordinary Iraqis and Syrians. He listed the crimes of ISIS, Recalling the mass extrajudicial killings and ethnic cleansing. The warlord laid on opponents of the Syrian regime responsible for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people and millions became refugees.
The General was blamed for the emergence of the «Islamic state» in the United States and its allies. According to him, Washington continues down a dangerous path.