Vice president warns about increase of separatism in Muslim world

Tehran, May 5, IRNA – Vice President for Parliamentary Affairs Majid Ansari on Tuesday warned about increase of separatism in the Muslim world.

Speaking in a local ceremony, he said that western states aim to provoke separatism in all big Muslim countries and divide them to several small states.

Ansari urged Muslims to be vigilant towards enemies’ divisive plots.

He referred to annihilation of Yemen infrastructure by the Saudi airstrikes and said that western states and their companies would only benefit such military operations.

Vice president compared ISIL extremist ideology to the terrorist group MKO and urged every body to fight extremism.

Ansari referred to the red lines proposed by the Supreme Leader and noted that the negotiating team have considered all the red lines in talks with world powers.

The negotiating team would continue talks to secure Iran’s right for peaceful use of nuclear energy, he added.

Iran and the Group called P5+1 (US, Russia, Britain, France, China, Germany) have held several talks to draft the final comprehensive nuclear deal.

Iran and the P5+1 group of countries reached a mutual understanding on Tehran’s nuclear program in the Swiss city of Lausanne on April 2.

Iran and the six-party group have agreed to finalize a comprehensive deal on Tehran’s nuclear program by the end of June.