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TEHRAN, Iran—Iran’s top leader urged the West on Monday to show it respects Muslims by blocking a film that mocks the Prophet Muhammad and has touched off rage across the Islamic world.
State TV quoted Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as saying Western leaders must prove they are not “accomplices” in a “big crime.”
Such an appeal falls into the major More >
Canada closed its Tehran embassy and expelled Iranian diplomats on Friday, expressing concern for the mission’s safety and slamming Iran’s support for the Syrian regime and its threats against Israel.
“Canada’s position on the regime in Iran is well known. Canada views the government of Iran as the most significant threat to global peace and More >
“The existence of the Zionist regime is an insult to all humanity,” Ahmadinejad said. He was addressing worshippers at More >