Assad says Syria and allies will win, failure would be devastating

October 4, 2015 1:32 PM

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Assad says Syria and allies will win, failure would be devastating

BEIRUT President Bashar al-Assad said a military campaign by Russia, Syria and its allies will decide the fate of the Middle East, and a year of U.S.-led air strikes against Islamic State militants had only helped the spread of terrorism.

In an interview with Iranian television broadcast on Sunday, Assad said if Syria, Russia, Iran and Iraq unite in battling terrorism their efforts would yield practical results.

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