Addressing the particular BRICS assembly on the Israel-Hamas struggle, Iran President Ebrahim Raisi slammed Israel, calling the Zionist regime “prison,” and stated that what is going on today is a transparent signal of an “unjust worldwide system of the West.”
In his speech on the digital extraordinary assembly of leaders of BRICS nations on the West Asia state of affairs, Raisi stated that the problem of Gaza is the problem of humanity and justice.
“The Zionist regime and its supporters haven’t solely violated humanity, ethics and rights, however they’re additionally making an attempt to deceive the general public opinion of the world by suppressing legitimate info and spreading disinformation,” Raisi stated, as he blamed Israel for the continued Gaza battle.
Highlighting additional that Israel, together with the US’ assist is chargeable for the lack of lives in Gaza, Raisi, throughout his digital handle stated, “Let’s not overlook that the basis of struggle lies within the continuation of occupation. Opposite to Israel’s propaganda distortion, reputable defence is just not their barbaric motion, however reputable defence based on worldwide conventions of defence towards occupation.”
“As an occupying regime, the Zionist regime, with the inexperienced mild and full assist of America, has declared struggle towards the individuals underneath occupation and has set a report in registering struggle crimes. The political and army leaders of this regime overtly discuss concerning the genocide of Palestinians,” he added.
Calling Israel a menace to worldwide peace and safety, the Iranian president stated, “The President of the pretend Israeli regime has introduced that there aren’t any harmless civilians in Gaza; The prime minister of the regime says ‘even youngsters are reputable army targets’; The spokesperson of the regime’s military says ‘the objective of the assaults is most destruction, not precision within the assaults’; The Minister of Defence of the Regime calls individuals as ‘anthropomorphic animals’; And the minister of cultural heritage of that pretend regime says a nuclear assault on Gaza is the suitable choice to destroy the individuals there.”
“Such a regime, which is armed with all types of chemical weapons of mass destruction and atomic bombs, is unquestionably a menace to regional and worldwide peace and safety,” he added by saying.
“Other than the 75-year historical past of occupation and terror and aggression, there have been additionally quite a few conflicts within the West Financial institution within the final one 12 months. On this one 12 months, Palestinian resistance has given about 200 martyrs. Did anybody have a missile there? The objective of the regime was to clear the Financial institution and switch its inhabitants to Jordan and Egypt and occupy it. In truth, Hamas operated in defence of the Noble Quds and the West Financial institution and the desecration of Al-Aqsa Mosque and towards the growth of settlements and expansionism of the Zionists,” the Iranian President famous additional.
Raisi additional referred to as on the BRICS nations to undertake a binding decision within the UN Normal Meeting towards the Zionist regime amid the continued Israel-Hamas struggle.
He stated, “Contemplating the shortcoming of the UN Safety Council to implement its mission to determine peace and safety; and obstructing the US to situation a binding decision for a ceasefire; It’s essential for the BRICS member nations to undertake a binding decision within the UN Normal Meeting towards the Zionist regime within the framework of the ‘Union for Peace’ mechanism, with the purpose of stopping the crimes towards the individuals of Gaza.”
“The continual assaults of the Zionist regime on hospitals and medical centres, spiritual locations, the killing of girls and kids, medical doctors, nurses and journalists in Gaza are all acts of terrorism. It’s essential to establish that pretend regime as a terrorist regime and its military as a terrorist organisation,” Raisi stated.
Reiterating his name for the formation of a single Palestinian state, Raisi additional went on to say that the suitable of the Palestinian individuals to defend themselves and their wrestle to liberate the occupied areas is supported by all governments and free nations.
He acknowledged, “The Islamic Republic of Iran believes that the ultimate answer that may result in lasting peace and stability in West Asia and the world is the formation of a single Palestinian state after holding a referendum primarily based on the democratic precept of “Each Palestinian, one vote”. Being on the trail of earlier failed plans for peace will solely consequence within the repetition of struggle and insecurity.”
“America and the Zionist regime should additionally know that they can’t stand towards the need of the nations and that occupation and genocide can have no place within the new worldwide simply order,” Raisi added.
The leaders of the BRICS countries–Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa– joined the digital assembly together with their counterparts from newly added member states.
A minimum of 12,700 Palestinians have been killed since October 7, based on figures from the Palestinian Ministry of Well being within the West Financial institution, which pulls its information from Hamas-run well being authorities in Gaza. In Israel, the official dying toll from Hamas’s assaults stands at about 1,200.
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