Russia has announced that it will openly support Iran against the United States. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has condemned the assassination of Iran’s leading nuclear scientist, Dr Mohsin Fakhrizadeh. He also called the murder of Iranian army general Qasim Sulemani who was killed in the US drone attack unacceptable. He also referred to the strengthening of relations between Russia and Iran.
Russia explained why nuclear scientist was killed
In an interview with Iranian official media IRTV 1, Sergey Lavrov described Iran and Russia as among the most powerful countries in the world. He condemned the assassination of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsin Fakhrizadeh, calling it a terrorist act. Describing Fakhrizadeh’s assassination as an intervention by foreign governments, he said it was done with the intention of creating unrest in the region.
America surrounded by the mention of Qasim Sulemani
He also called the murder of Qasim Sulemani, head of the Iranian force in Quds, unacceptable. Please say that Qasim Sulemani was assassinated on January 3, 2020 during an American drone attack in Baghdad. The United States had declared him a terrorist. Iran then reacted harshly and threatened revenge. At the same time, the United States claimed that Sulaimani was guilty of killing many American citizens.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and President Putin
Condemned America for withdrawing from the nuclear deal
The Russian Foreign Minister condemned the US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. Let us tell you that the Trump administration scrapped this deal two years ago, claiming it was unilateral. While other European countries, Britain, France and Germany involved in this deal have said they are staying there. Since then, Iran has also spoken of stepping up its nuclear programs.
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Iran will avenge murder of nuclear scientist
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his supreme clergyman Ayatollah Ali Khamani directly named Israel for the assassination of Mohsin Fakhrizadeh. The two top leaders had openly warned that they would not spare the culprits from killing their nuclear scientist. At the same time, senior Iranian military officials alleged that Fakhrizadeh was fired from a remote machine gun and then detonated in the attacking vehicle.