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Enemy seeking to cause social tension in Iran: Minister

Tehran, Enemy is seeking to create social and inner tension in Iran, interior minister said on Wednesday.

Enemy is attempting to make unrests in the country and create social and inner tension as its goals, Iran's Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said in a meeting with entrepreneurs and economic activists.

'We will definitely prevent them to reach their goals,' the minister added.

Iran has witnessed an economic turmoil and the price-hike following the US pullout from Iran's nuclear deal.

US President Donald Trump announced on May 8 that Washington would pull out of Iran's nuclear deal and re-impose nuclear sanctions on the country.

This is while most world powers, including Russia, China, and the European Union have repeatedly stressed that keeping the deal is in the interest of the world peace and security.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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