'Corrupt acts’ by US, allies cause of current situation in region
Earlier on Sunday he held a joint conference with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says ‘corrupt actions’ taken by the United States and its allies are the main cause of the current situation in the region, urging regional countries to boost cooperation to undo such actions.
The Leader made the remarks in a meeting with visiting Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani in Tehran on Sunday.Describing the current conditions in the region as unfavorable, Ayatollah Khamenei said, “The reason behind this situation in corrupt actions taken by American and its allies and the only way to counter it is to rely on inter-regional cooperation.”
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (L) attends a meeting between Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei (R) and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani (C) in Tehran on January 12, 2020. (Photo by khamenei.ir)
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was also present in the meeting.