Afghans Refute Iran's Claim Fatemyon Fight in Syria Is for 'More Secure' Afghanistan

July 22, 2020 04:10 AM
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The Iranian deputy foreign minister said recently in Kabul that Afghans fought in Syria as part of the Fatemyon Brigade to make Afghanistan “more secure.” Afghans say that Iran deployed Afghans as a proxy force to fight in Syria for its own national interest.  VOA’s Sayed Hasib Maududi reports from Kabul.