Millions of Iranians took part in the festive demonstration devoted to the 39th anniversary of the proclamation of the Islamic Republic of Iran. They came amid tensions on the Israeli-Syrian border.
The demonstrators chanted «death to Israel!»and «death to America!», he urged to resist the enemies, but manifestations of hostility remained similar to the traditional demonstration level.
«America has failed to spread in Iran the seeds of discord and chaos. Mass participation in the demonstrations of the citizens of the Islamic Republic was a response to American conspiracy, on the recent actions of the Zionists,» said President Hassan Rouhani.
«The US was unable to disrupt the agreement about the fate of Iran’s nuclear program, and when they tried to change the status of Jerusalem, to destroy the hopes of the Palestinians acted against them, the entire international community», — quotes the TV channel «al-Manar».
He also said that cooperation with the authorities of Iraq and Syria helped to win the victory over the terrorists. However, the main victory he called the creation of the advanced society, which serves as an example for the region. Rouhani invited other countries to «join the success».
The Secretary of the Supreme national security Council Ali Shamkhani expressed the belief that the times when Israel could act in Syria with impunity is gone. According to him, the success of the Syrian air defense has restored the balance of power in the region. While Shamkhani stressed that Iran has nothing to intercept.