11th session of the Supreme Council of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening
11th session of the Supreme Council of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening

The 11th session of the Supreme Council of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening kicked off on yesterday in Tehran.

The meeting was held with the presence of the Secretary-General of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening Ali Akbar Velayati.

Top of the agenda of course was Israel

Addressing the gathering , Velayati pointed to the Palestinian issue and said the liberation of Jerusalem and fighting the “racist Zionist regime” is the main and number one issue of the Islamic world.   

“All sinister plots hatched by the global arrogance, international Zionism and reactionary Arab states aim to marginalize the Palestinian cause to make up for their defeats and failures,” he said.

The Iranian official further highlighted the Muslim world’s responsibilities and said that in the current situation, the duty of the Muslims is to fight extremism to clarify the bright and peaceful nature of Islam, so that the religion becomes a safe haven for freedom and justice-seekers. In order to help all Muslims fighting against the tyranny and unilateralism of the US and Israel in the international community.