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Fighting terrorism needs all countries’ coop: China official

Tehran, All should take steps towards countering terrorism because one country alone cannot be successful in doing the job, a Chinese official said here on Saturday.

Beijing condemns terrorists attacks, Chen Zhu, vice chairman of the Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress, said at the 2nd Speakers' Conference with participation of Iran, China, Russia, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkey underway in Tehran.

Chen made the remarks while referring to Thursday suicide attack on police headquarters in Chabahar, southeastern Iran, and assault on China's Consulate in Pakistan.

Unity is needed to fight terrorism, said Chen, stressing the importance of countering terrorism together.

He further urged the six countries in the Tehran conference to share the related successful experiences and draw up common strategies for combating terrorist networks.

More regulations should be made on counterterrorism moves, Chen stressed.

Touching upon the economic cooperation between the six countries, the Chinese official called for further economic relations in order to create new opportunities for fostering multilateral and bilateral ties.

The 2nd Speakers' Conference in Tehran focuses on the Challenges of Terrorism and InterRegional Connectivity.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA

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