Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reaffirms Iran’s support for the Palestinian resistance against Israeli crimes following the regime’s recent killings in Gaza, saying Tehran plans to follow up on the issue at the UN and other international bodies.
(AhlulBayt News Agency) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamed Javad Zarif phone called Head of Hamas Political Bureau Ismail Haniyeh and discussed the latest political developments.
Both leaders discussed the Israeli violence against the peaceful Great March of Return and the unarmed participants, who went out to express their right to return to their homes and achieve the Palestinian national rights.
Haniyeh told Zarif to pass his message to the tripartite summit being held in Turkey, which brings Iran, Turkey and Russia around the table.
He asked Mr Zarif that he is hopeful that the Palestinian issue takes part of the discussions by the leaders of the three aforementioned countries.
Haniyeh mainly stressed on discussing the Israeli crimes, the formation of an international investigation committee, lifting the Israeli siege on Gaza, and supporting the Palestinians rights and principles, mainly the right to return and create an independent state with Jerusalem as its capital.
Meanwhile Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reaffirms Iran’s support for the Palestinian resistance against Israeli crimes following the regime’s recent killings in Gaza, saying Tehran plans to follow up on the issue at the UN and other international bodies.
In a Wednesday telephone conversation with Head of Hamas Political Bureau Ismail Haniyeh, Zarif expressed solidarity with the Palestinian nation over the deaths of 18 protesters in Gaza at the hands of Israeli military forces.
The top Iranian diplomat underlined the need for the United Nations and the Muslim world to take comprehensive measures in support of the Palestinian people and in condemnation of Israel’s atrocities.
Iran plans to pursue Israel’s latest crimes against Palestinians at the UN General Assembly, the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Zarif added.