Iran a major regional player: Pak analyst
Islamabad, A senior Pakistani analyst says Iran is an important regional power and major player in the international politics.
Mustafa Kamal Pasha in his article published in daily Nawa-e-waqt magazine said that the US approach to isolate Iran is unwise and detrimental to world peace.
He said that Iran is controlling the Strait of Hormuz fully knowing its strategic importance and knows how to move ahead using its significant position in the region.
The analyst said that Iran is major oil producer in the world thus holds an important position in the oil market.
Mustafa Kamal Pasha went on to say that unity of the Iranian nation makes Islamic Republic as one of the greatest countries in the world. He added that Iran is the only country in the world which has been established truly on religious grounds.
He said that Islamic Revolution is flourishing in Iran under the guidance of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. He noted that Iranian nation is ready to make any sacrifice on the orders of the Supreme Leader without any hesitation.
The expert said that Iranian nation displayed their power during eight years imposed war on the country.
He said that in 2015 Iran had signed a nuclear deal with five permanent members of the Security Council and Germany and in the result the economic sanctions were lifted from the Islamic republic.
He said that the deal was signed after lengthy dialogue and Iran had assured to the world that its nuclear program was peaceful and the country had no intention to make nuclear weapons.
However, US President Donald Trump unilaterally withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) the nuclear deal and re-imposed unjustified sanctions on Iran, he regretted.
Mustafa Kamal Pasha added that the US is pursuing an aggressive behavior towards Iran a move which is detrimental to world peace.
He said that it is very encouraging to see that Iranian leaders are following a very sane approach and moving forward with all countries of the world. He noted that the US is trying to isolate Iran which is not a wise approach to follow.
He said that the US is creating a divide among the Muslim world only to protect the illegitimate Zionist Regime.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA