TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) - Ali Larijani met with Moshahed Hossein the head of the National Security and Defense Committee of Pakistan’s Senate on Wednesday in the sidelines of Asian Parliament Assembly Summit held in Istanbul.
Larijani, First of all, admired Iran-Pakistan ties being expanded and closed at parliamentary level and reckoned it important for the future consultations between the two countries.
“Today, countries like Yemen have fundamental problems, so we must help solve the problems through political solution, because ultimately all of the problems in the region will be in the Israel’s interest” Larijani added pointing out to Pakistan’s role in solving the region’s crisis.
Also noting that the Israeli regime is after creating crisis in the region, the Iranian Parliament Speaker said “We need to talk to the countries of the region and not let the countries become United States’ instrument and their decisions benefit Israel and the United States; therefore, the weight of Iran, Pakistan and Turkey should be taken into account to solve the situation in the region”.
Senator Moshahed Hussein also for his part referred to the good parliamentary relations of the two countries and pointed out the recent meetings between the military and intelligence officials of the two countries reckoning them very useful.
Pointing out to the US undermined position in the region said that the US wants perpetually to make problems for the region countries but always fails, for Iran is a strong country and that the region’s countries know that the US can not do anything significant in this regard in the region.
At the end, the Pakistani senator put emphasis on strengthening the relations between Iran, Pakistan, and Turkey.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani left Iran for Turkey on Tuesday to attend the 10th Asian Parliamentary Assembly.