International group mustn’t negotiate with new Iranian regime, Harper says – Nationwide |

2021-07-11 03:32:15

Former prime minister Stephen Harper is urging the worldwide group to not give Iran’s incoming president a seat on the international negotiating desk.

Harper spoke at a digital sitting of the Free Iran World Summit on Saturday, telling attendees that hard-liner Ebrahim Raisi’s rise to energy is additional proof of the “folly of attempting to appease” the Iranian regime.

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Harper forged disgrace on any authorities that might try to barter with Raisi’s incoming administration, which is ready to formally take energy subsequent month.

He describes the election that noticed Raisi named president-elect as a sham and says it exposes the fiction {that a} average faction exists throughout the Iranian authorities.

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He says efforts to salvage the since-tarnished 2015 nuclear cope with Tehran have solely emboldened extremist forces.

Raisi provided a blunt preview of how Iran would possibly have interaction with the broader world final month when he rejected the potential for assembly with U.S. President Joe Biden, quashing hopes of increasing on the nuclear deal if negotiators are capable of salvage the previous one.

— with information from the Related Press

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