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[Newspaper:] Tehran Times

[Date:] Wednesday, 17 August 1983 – 26 Mordad 1362

[Issue No:] 117 – volume 5

 

Western support for Zionist regime      

Tehran, (IRNA) – The Tehran daily Jomhuri Islami Monday editorialised on the recent Iraqi attack on Gilan-e Gharb. Excerpts of the article follow:

After repeated bombing of Abadan, Ahvaz, devastating of Khorramshahr, missile attack on Dezful and other resisting and revolutionary cities is southern and western borders of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Iraqi aggressors now attacked the towns of Gilan-e Gharb and Andimeshk. A large number of Moslem and revolutionary people were martyred or wounded as a result of Saddam's insane assault against the innocent. …

Under these circumstances international human right organizations are continuing their deadly silence. While their protest should have echoed in the world if there was any dignity or humanity in their character.

Those who make so much noise about execution of some Bahaie spies and even go as far as sending messages and resorting to Pope, become deaf and dumb about endless massacre of Iranian Moslems in the border cities. "The reality is that the Moslem people of Iran would feel ashamed if they enlisted support of such organizations. … 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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