Iranian official slams the Saudi FM over Iraq statements


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Originally published at: Iranian official slams the Saudi FM over Iraq statements

The spokesperson for the Iranian Foreign Ministry, Hussein Jaberi Ansari, lashed out at the Saudi Foreign Minister after his comments regarding Iran’s relationship with the Iraqi government.

“Iraq does not need the biggest supporter of instability and terrorism in Iraq, the region, and the world to tell them who their friend or foe is,” Ansari stated on Saturday.

Ansari added that Iranian military advisers, under the command of Major General Qassem Suleimani, were requested by the Iraqi government.

Furthermore, Ansari called out 'Adel Al-Jubeir and Saudi Arabia for deceiving the public about their continued support of terrorist group’s around the world.