The commander of the Iranian armed forces said last week on TV that the United States were behind the 9/11 attacks. Wrote the newspaper The Times of Israel. Visit the file section: CIA insider tell the truth about the 9/11 attack “it was an inside job”
Brigadier General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan made the statement during an interview that was broadcast on Iranian state television.
“The wars and threats in the Middle East are the result of a comprehensive US strategy,”Pourdastan said.
“After the fall of the Soviet Union, the Americans believed that there was a new force emerging, namely the alliance between the Sunnis and the Shiites.”
“On the basis of this power was the Islamic Revolution in Iran,” he continued. “This force is Islam or the Muslim world. The Americans have done to prevent this force could materialize. They planned the 9/11 attacks and carried them out in order to justify their presence in the west of Asia, in order to dominate it. ”
Pourdastan also spoke about possible Islamic terrorist attacks on Saudi cities. “If Saudi cities would be of bombed by rockets, the authorities could do little against that,” he said. “In the past, Yemen has bought a large variety of weapons, which are now in the hands of the Muslims. They are able to inflict Saudi Arabia a mortal blow. ”
He warned the Islamic State (IS) against an attack on Iran. “If the IS will try to approach our limit to 40 kilometers, we will confront them and show where Muslim soldiers are capable of,” said Pourdastan.