Iran MP condemns US Golan Heights policy shift

Baghdad, April 20, IRNA – Senior Iranian lawmaker on Saturday strongly condemned the US move to separate the occupied Golan Heights from Syria.

The Zionist occupying regime has no sovereignty over any of the Arabic and Islamic territories and Iran strongly condemns the US President Donald Trump's decision on Golan Heights, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, head of the Iranian parliamentary delegation in the Iraqi parliamentary summit said.

He made the remarks in Iraq’s parliamentary summit which kicked off in Baghdad on Saturday bringing together regional powers, including Iran, in a show of unity.

The one-day summit, titled 'Iraq, Stability and Development' was held with the presence of representatives from Syria, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Turkey, Jordan are other participants of the summit.

Elsewhere in his remarks, the Iranian lawmaker added that the US move against Syria proved the rightfulness of resistance approach against the expansionist Zionist regime and the US.

In the meantime, Speaker of the Syrian People's Assembly Hamoudah Sabbagh stressed in his speech in the summit that the Golan Heights are Syrian and will remain part of the country's territory.

The participants applauded the Syrian speaker's speech on Golan Height by clasping.


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