A captured Syrian soldier admits in a recent video that Hezbollah and the Iranian regime is helping Assad.
Ali Imad Takla, who was captured by the rebel Free Syrian Army, told the opposition Iran and its Lebanese ally, Hezbollah, are fighting with forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Syria.
In this video a Syrian opposition member says Iran and Syria is helping Assad.
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Iran and its Lebanese ally, Hezbollah, are fighting with forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Syria, a soldier allegedly belonging to the Syrian Republican Guard said in a video posted online Monday.
Ali Imad Takla, who – according to the amateur video – was captured by the rebel Free Syrian Army told the opposition his brigade has been fighting in Daraya under the orders of General Yousef al-Masry using missiles, planes as well as canons.
He added there are regime soldiers based at Souq al-Hadeed. However, Al Arabiya cannot independently verify the content of the video.