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FM Zarif’s remarks disturbing US statesmen: Spox

Tehran, Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi said on Sunday that Zarif's interviews with the media has disturbed the US statesmen.

He made the remarks in response to the Spokesperson for the United States Department of State Morgan Ortagus, saying that do you know madam what Zarif did is a work that Persian language speakers tell it 'pouring water to resting place of ants', an idiomatic expression of disturbing somebody.

Ortagus has said in reaction to Zarif's interviews with the US media outlets that freedom prevails in the US and Zarif is in New York to use its freedoms.

She was also worried about the influence of Zarif interviews, saying that surprise to see that some still welcome Zarif.

This week, Zarfi made two interviews with Fox News and CBS which greatly affected the country's public opinion.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA


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