Meanwhile, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed to take stronger measures to prevent military intervention in Syria.
During a telephone conversation, the President stressed that any use of military force against any country without a UN mandate is a flagrant violation of international law. Putin and Rouhani agreed that the use of chemical weapons is unacceptable, and noted that the Syrian crisis can only be resolved by diplomatic means. Meanwhile, Commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) of Iran, Mohammad Ali Jafari warned the United States that in the event of an attack on Syria"Awaits them another Vietnam". The commander said that the next war will cost inciting America"The destruction of Israel."Statements Jafari supported by the Head of the General Staff of Iranian army Hassan Firouzabadi. He said that for any military action against Syria"Israel will blaze with fire".
Air date August 29, 2013.