Exclusive: U.S. told Iran of intent to strike Islamic State in Syria - source




 
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September 24th, 2014  
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Topic: Exclusive: U.S. told Iran of intent to strike Islamic State in Syria - source


By Parisa Hafezi, Louis Charbonneau and Arshad Mohammed UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States informed Iran in advance of its intention to strike Islamic State militants in Syria and assured Tehran that it would not target the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, a senior Iranian official told Reuters. The communication, confirmed in part by a senior U.S. ...




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