Iran is stepping in on the Syrian crisis calling out the US for “warmongering” and publicly declaring support for the administration of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Iranian National Security Adviser Saeed Jalili is was in Damascus on Tuesday to meet with al Assad. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meanwhile warned that countries sending terrorist fighters will not be tolerated. Iran is reported to be sending Islamist terrorist cells to support the Syrian Army. World powers have yet to intervene in Syria but countries such as the US, France, Britain and Turkey have expressed support for Syrian rebels and the opposition.
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