An image grab of a YouTube video titled 'Documents proving the involvement of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) with Iran' has an anonymous source showing the Iranian visa of a fighter whose passport was seized in a raid on ISIL headquarters in rural western Aleppo. Aksalser news website also showed photos of Iranian passports purportedly taken from the same raid. [Photo via YouTube video]

Iranian regime uses ISIL to preserve Syria interests: analysts

Iran seeks to abort the Syrian revolution in order to preserve its political and economic gains in Syria and the region, analysts tell Al-Shorfa.