Secretary of National Security Council of Iran, Ali Shamkhani
[Secretary of National Security Council of Iran, Ali Shamkhani, comments on recent IRGC’s missile attack against the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan, saying Iran’s strategy is to retaliate strongly. Iraqi government called this attack ‘violation of its sovereignty’.]
Ali Shamkhani: What happened with to the counter-revolutionary located in Iraqi Kurdistan was implementing this strategy. We asked them to negotiate. They didn’t. If you hit us once, we will hit you ten times. This is true in all domestic and foreign domains.