Iran: Communication with the Syrian Government after learning of the alleged Iranian Assassination Plot (Taken Question)

Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 17, 2011

Question: Did Ambassador Ford brief Syrian officials on the alleged Iranian plot?

Answer: No. We did not expect a constructive response from the Syrian regime. In fact, the government-controlled media publicly dismissed the Iranian plot as a U.S. fabrication.

PRN: 2011/1748