Khamenei 'backs cooperation with US against Islamic State'

Iranian ayatollah shifts position amid Syria-Iraq conflict

05 September, 16:44

    (ANSAmed) - LONDON, SEPTEMBER 5 - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has reportedly approved possible cooperation with the US military to defeat Islamic State (IS) Sunni jihadists, reports the BBC website. Sources in Tehran told BBC Persian that Khamenei - one of the most highly respected figures in the Shia world - has authorized his top commander to co-ordinate military operations with the US, Iraqi and Kurdish forces. (ANSAmed).

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