Thursday, June 19, 2014

Iran: Deputy FM - US diplomacy in Iraq same as Syria

Source: IRNA

Tehran, June 19, IRNA – Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian underlined that the US is pursuing the same policies it Iraq as it did in Syria.

Amir Abdollahianˈs remarks came in reaction to the recent statements of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about conditions in Iraq.

ˈThe US wants to go the same way in Iraq as it did in Syria without relinquishing its double-standard policies.ˈ The Iranian deputy foreign minister said.

ˈThe Iraqi armed forces and popular mobilization of Shiite, Kurd and Sunnis will undoubtedly put an end to terrorism in Iraq,ˈ Amir Abdollahian added.

The Iranian deputy foreign minister reiterated that no sane man can become companion of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Iraq and the region.

ˈThe (Iraqi) Kurds have been besieged by the ISIL and they cannot ignore considering the terrorist group a serious threat,ˈ Amir Abdollahian said.