Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US’ unilateral sanctions against Tehran amount to “crime against humanity”, and called on the Judiciary Branch of the country to file a lawsuit against American officials for imposing medicine and food bans on the Iranian nation.
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri reiterated Tehran’s call that the foreign military forces in Syria without Damascus’s permit must leave the Arab country.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, in a message to Speaker of the New Zealand House of Representatives Trevor Mallard, said that the terrorist attacks on two mosques in the Oceanian country was a reminder for the world that peace is impossible without exterminating terrorism’s ideology.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani condemned the Friday massacre of Muslim people in New Zealand, and called for international campaign against the Islamophobia which he said is unfortunately fueled by certain Western governments.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei stressed the need for the Iranian officials and people to mobilize all their possibilities and power to stand against Washington's plots and attempts against the country.
The secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) has warned about “suspicious nuclear projects” pursued by certain regional countries as well as efforts aimed at undermining the security of the Islamic Republic and the region.
Senior Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Seyed Ali Sistani in a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani lauded the role played by the "friendly" states in victory against the ISIL terrorist group in Iraq.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi dismissed the US officials’ comments on Tehran-Baghdad relations as meddlesome, reassuring that the bilateral ties between the two neighboring countries will be affected by no third party.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says Iran and Iraq can further cooperate and play a more significant role in solving regional and international issues.