Tehran, March 14, IRNA – Iran will not trust US, Chief of Staff of Armed Forces Major General Hassan Firouzabadi said on Saturday.
Speaking in a ceremony held to celebrate appointment of new police chief, he noted that Iran has no trust in the US and will not trust it because it is not trustful.
Firouzabadi praised police efforts to provide security and stability both along the borders and inside the country.
Chief of staff of Iranian Armed Forces congratulated Brigadier General Hossein Ashtari as Iran’s new police commander.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in his capacity as Commander in Chief of the Iranian Law Enforcement forces, appointed Ashtari to the post on Monday.
He is replacing Esmail Ahmadi Moqaddam who served as police chief for about ten years.
Iran and the US severed ties after the victory of Iran’s Islamic Revolution in 1979.