Larijani: Iran supports Mecca Accord
Iran's Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Larijani said on Wednesday that Tehran supports the Palestinian national unity government.
Larijani was speaking at a joint press conference with the Islamic resistance movement Hamas' Political Bureau head, Khaled Mesha'al. "Iran regards Hamas as the real representative of the Palestinian people," he said, according to IRNA.
Larijani added that in his talks with Hamas, the sides discussed the new situation created for Palestine.
Mesha'al, for his part, said Hamas appreciates Iran's support for the Palestinian people, its ideals and government, and praised Iran's support for Hamas in various difficult situations.
The Hamas Political Bureau chief said that in his talks with Iranian officials he briefed them on the Mecca Agreement. The agreement will play a significant role in stopping bloodshed among the Palestinian people and establish unity and cooperation among them, Mesha'al said.