Iran will continue resistance against US hegemony: Ahmadinejad
IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency
Mina, Saudi Arabia, Dec 20, IRNA
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said here Wednesday that Iran is against US hegemony in the world, adding it will continue its resistance against such a phenomenon by all means.
The Iranian president who is currently in Saudi Arabia to perform annual Hajj rituals, made the remark while addressing a large group of pilgrims.
He reiterated that disavowal from oppression and injustice is prerequisite of the Hajj.
Iranian nation is a peace-seeking and justice-loving nation, he said adding that the current motto of the Iranian people is establishment of unity and solidarity.
President Ahmadinejad further called for consolidation of ties among all Muslim nations.
Referring to Tehran-Riyadh relations as "amicable and brotherly", he said during his talks with Saudi King Abdullah, strengthened relations among Islamic states was emphasized.
He urged Muslims to refrain from any kind of discord and dispute.
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