France should give up its policy of ‘good terrorists, bad terrorists’: Official

Tehran, July 15, IRNA – The French government should respect its national ideals for a decisive fight against terrorism and abandon the policy of ‘good terrorists and bad terrorists’, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Office for Political Affairs Hamid Aboutalebi said on Friday.
 
Aboutalebi underlined the need for an international unified action against terrorism in a message posted on his twitter page.

He expressed his condolences for the families of those killed in the Thursday night terrorist attack in the French city of Nice which claimed lives of 84 people and injured many more.

Terrorists have changed the sophisticated methods of terror and they are using now easier ways for killing people and committing crimes, the official said.

We need to adopt a unified international action to counrter the altered ways terrorists are employing to do their criminal actions , he added.

Aboutalebi underlined that terrorism do not differentiate between East or West, Middle East or Europe and terrorists do terrorist actions everywhere in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Turkey, Syria and Yemen.

One can not condemn some terrorist actions, support some others and in the meantime encourage other one, he noted.

The official said that the international community should give up disagreements and adopt an absolute opposition against terrorism.

The French government should respect its national ideals for a decisive fight against terrorism and abandon the policy of good terrorists and bad terrorists, he added.

Aboutalebi said ‘We should believe in fighting all types of terrroism.’

By IRNA