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Official criticizes West for manipulating human rights against Iran

Tehran, A senior Iranian official on Wednesday criticized the West for manipulating human rights issue against Islamic Republic.

Mohammad Javad Larijani, secretary of Iranian Judiciary's Human Rights Headquarters said that western countries are using the human rights as a tool to pressure countries like Iran, China, Russia and Cuba.

He criticized the West for imposing new sanctions against Iran under the pretext of human rights' violation and noted that such sanctions violates the nuclear deal reached between Iran and G5+1.

They want all countries to follow liberalism and the western lifestyle, the Iranian official said.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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