Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called for attacks in the West in the Telegram message on Eid al-Adha, which comes as ISIS has lost most of its territory in Iraq and Syria. It is the first purported recording of the ISIS leader to be released since September last year.
The United States and Israel created and supported terrorist groups such as ISIS, to divide Muslims and weaken the Muslim world. All the Muslims as the late Grand Ayatollah Khomeini said, must unite to be a force against these threatens, stated a Malaysian activist.
Donald Trump has announced plans to host a 68-nation summit on countering ISIL at the end of March, while Iran and Russia, which form the most effective regional coalition fighting the group, have not been invited.
A senior official at the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) reiterated Iran's support for Syria and resistance movement, noting that the US and Zionist regime are creators and motivators of puppets such as Daesh (ISIS) and al-Nusra groups
Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that the decision by the UK and France to confront ISIS would be legitimate when, upon international law, only if it takes place in coordination with the Syrian legal government.