Selin ATAY-TDO-In a meeting with the Prime Minister of Malaysia Mahathir Mohamad on Wednesday in Kuala Lumpur, President Hassan Rouhani said, "Many problems of Muslims are because of US interference like their sanctions against Iran”.
Stating that the US has been unsuccessful in its sanctions against the Iranian nation, he said, "Within the past 5 months, we have been able to improve our economic conditions despite US’ maximum pressure”.
Expressing hope that the Kuala Lumpur Summit would play the role of resolving the issues of Islamic countries, he said, "Such summits can be effective in resolving the issues of Muslims, especially in the Middle East”
At the same meeting, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad of Malaysia stressed the development of relations between the two countries in all fields, saying, "Iranians are supported by us and we are serious in deepening ties”.
"We condemn the illegal sanctions against Iran, which are against the UN regulations” he said, adding “We will continue our economic and commercial relations with Iran,”Mohamad also said that Iran will continue its path despite US and Europe pressures, adding, "Iran has good experience in managing foreign pressure, which we need to learn”.
Iran's President Rouhani said the Palestinian issue was a chronic issue of the Islamic world and that this issue should be addressed at the Kuala Lumpur Summit.