Iran denies targeting writer Salman Rushdie

Iran denies targeting writer Salman Rushdie
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Monday 15 August 2022 – 08:55

On Monday, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman “categorically” denied any relationship between Iran and the perpetrator of the attack on British writer Salman Rushdie during a conference in the northern United States.

“We categorically deny” any connection to the perpetrator of the attack, Nasser Kanaani said during his weekly press conference, stressing that “no one has the right to accuse the Islamic Republic”, in Tehran’s first reaction to the stabbing attack that goal on Friday. the author of the novel “The Satanic Verses” issued by the founder of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini issued a fatwa to shed his blood in 1989.

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