Friday, May 20, 2011

Iran: Iran's Majlis to lodge lawsuit against US officials for human rights abuses

Khorramabad, May 19, IRNA - Chairman of Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi said on Thursday that the Iranian Majlis is to lodge lawsuit against American officials responsible for violation of human rights in that country.

The Islamic Revolution in the past two decades has successfully demonstrated its capabilities and its great success in various fields.

Majlis National Security Commission is now preparing a bill to lodge a lawsuit against US officials who have violated human rights in a bid to introduce them to the world.

On regional developments, he said it is a reality that wave of Islamic awareness has engulfed the entire region as seen in the revolutionary movements in Egypt, soemthing which would change global equations to the benefit of Islamic Ummah, he said.

The Islamic Republic of Iran fully backs the Syrian government in its struggles with the Zionist regime.

The US seeks to expand civil war in Libya by fanning the flames of sectarian violence in the country, he said.

On current development in Bahrian, he said the world is now witnessing a crime being committed against humanity in Bahrain