Larijani: US, Israel to fail in attempt to suppress Muslim awakening
IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency
Tehran, April 23, IRNA -- Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Saturday that the US and Zionist regime will fail in attempts to suppress the Muslim awakening in the region.
Addressing the 16th nationwide conference of Iran Police commanders, he said that the Muslim awakening in the region that will change the status quo and that is auspicious for the entire the Muslim nations.
“The regional nations want to determine their destiny and the United States should accept establishment of democracy in the region,” he said.
Referring to the developments in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya and Bahrain, he aid that the Tunisians and Egyptians have created new situation in their countries.
Since the Bahrainis and Yemenis are under oppression by the rulers, Iran deems it necessary to extend spiritual support for them, he noted.
Larijani said that Iran considers all the Sunni and Shia Muslims as brethren and it will defend all Muslims.
He called on the international organizations to listen to the voices of the nations.
Larijani singled out the Zionist regime for masterminding the oppressive measures against the Muslim awakening in the region.
Islamic Republic News Agency/IRNA NewsCode: 30352528
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