Ahmadinejad calls for unity among Iraqi groups
IRAQ: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has called for empathy
and understanding among all Iraqi groups, saying that the people of Iraq
should enjoy peace, welfare and progress. “All people of Iraq must enjoy
peace, welfare and progress and this issue calls for empathy and
cooperation among all Iraqi tribes and groups,” Ahmadinejad said in a
meeting with visiting Prime Minister of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional
Government (KRG) Nechirvan Idris Barzani on Monday.
The Iranian president emphasized that stability and security are
prerequisites of progress, adding that the Islamic Republic fully
supports the progress and stability of Iraq.
As for the situation in Syria, Ahmadinejad stated that both Tehran
and Baghdad believe in empathy and understanding as the best solution to
the Syrian crisis, noting that “the Syrian issue will not be resolved
through war and conflict.”