Basij official: Quds Force Commander on front line to take on ISIL

Lieutenant Commander of the Basij Force Ali Fazli

Lieutenant Commander of the Basij Force Ali Fazli

Lieutenant Commander of the Basij Force Ali Fazli said Tuesday that Major General Ghasem Soleimani, the Commander of the IRGC Quds Force, is on the front line of the battle against ISIL to defend Islam, adding we pray for his success and health.

As for nuclear talks, he said part of the country’s capacity is tapped into on the diplomacy front, adding Iran’s armed forces are undertaking their responsibility [to defend the country].

The commander further said different military exercises Iran has recently staged carry a message of brotherhood for friendly nations and a message of self-defense for enemies.As the West keeps saying that all options are on the table, he said, Iran is staging these war games to announce that its options are on the table too.

This news was translated by IFP from Khabar Online News Agency