Rumors. But rumors is legit currency in this genre of IR.
Syrian opposition fighters who recently took over border crossings in various parts of the country have said they have captured or killed a number of soldiers who hold Iranian ID cards in the past few days.
Speaking to Today’s Zaman, opposition fighters claimed that some of the soldiers they captured even had Iranian Revolutionary Guard identification documents. “We are now openly fighting with Iran,” they added, asserting that the heavy weapons and helicopters of the Syrian army are generally used by Iranians.