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Zarif: Extremism, terrorism must be condemned in all cases

Tehran, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message denounced extremism and terrorism in the world.

Zarif made the remarks Monday in a Twitter message in reference to the recent terrorist attack on Pittsburgh synagogue.

'Extremism and terrorism know no race or religion, and must be condemned in all cases,' Zarif tweeted on Monday.

'The world deserves better than to have to live with weaponized demagoguery,' he added.

'Thoughts and prayers with victims of terrorist attack on Pittsburgh synagogue and their loved ones,' Zarif said.

According to western media, Saturday mass shooting inside a Pittsburgh synagogue resulted in killing of at least 11 congregants and injury of four police officers.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA

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