In a speech three years ago, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei complained that English was even spreading into daycares.
Iranian forces and Iranian-backed militias in Al-Bukamal have been targeted multiple times by airstrikes in recent months.
Syria is not a vacuum and when ISIS makes progress in Syria it will affect Iraq. “ISIS continues its guerilla insurgency in rural areas,” the report notes.
Iran's call came on the fourth day of Turkey's offensive against the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which Ankara regards as a terrorist group with links to the PKK.
"Now the SDF's attack has started and there are very fierce clashes now," Marvan Qamishlo, an SDF military media official told Reuters.
"An appropriate response will be given to the designers of this cowardly attack, but we will wait until all aspects of the plot are clarified," Iranian spokesman Ali Rabei said.
Turkish forces had overnight stepped up their bombardment of Ras al Ain in their incursion, after U.S. troops in the region came under artillery fire from Turkish positions.
"They're going to be going there next week," Morrison was cited by Australian media as saying.
The shelling of US Forces was heavy, the Turkish Defense Ministry denied targeting American soldiers, says attack was supposed to be on "terrorist positions".
The Kurds, who recaptured swathes of northeastern Syria from Islamic State with the backing of the United States, say the Turkish assault could allow the jihadist group to re-emerge.
"We have not abandoned the Kurds, let me be clear about that," U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper told reporters at the Pentagon.
Turkey stepped up its air and artillery strikes on Kurdish militia in northeast Syria on Friday.
"The foreign terrorist fighters will not be released," the official said. "However, there will also be initiatives to send them back to their countries of origin."
As Turkey's assault of the Kurds continues, each part of the world reacts differently
Because the US pursued several different tracks on Syria policy, often isolated in silos of feedback loops, the view of the SDF was not discussed openly between policy teams
Two missiles caused an explosion on an Iranian oil tanker, originally said to be a terrorist attack.
"These sanctions are not only a response to the Erdogan regime's violent attacks in northern Syria. Congress has long had concerns about the regime's cooperation with US adversaries, such as Russia."
“We defeated 100% of the ISIS Caliphate and no longer have any troops in the area under attack by Turkey, in Syria. We did our job perfectly!” Trump tweeted.
Iran, one of the traditional powerhouses of Asian football with a passionate fan-base, won their World Cup qualifying match against Cambodia 14-0.