Zarif slams Pakistan over the case of Iranian border guards

Tehran, March 26, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarrif here on Wednesday expressed regret over Pakistanˈs inability to establish security within its borders and prevent the terrorists from using its territory as a safe heaven.

Talking to reporters, Zarif made the remarks at the end of the first session of cabinet held in the new Iranian calendar year (started March 20,2014).

ˈNuclear weapons do not bring external and internal security for any country, he said, stressing that this is Iranˈs principled position.

Iran enjoys good neighborly relations with Pakistan, Zarif noted expressing hope that this cordial relations gives enough courage to Pakistan to follow up the case of the Iranian border guards who were recently kidnapped into Pakistan by terrorist groups.

By IRNA

 

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