President Rouhani has urged other nations to follow Iran’s defense military strategy and stop waging wars in the region.
Rouhani made the remarks during Iranian army’s marching ceremony to mark the National Army Day on April 18.
Visiting Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Irina Bokova said on Tuesday that Iranian civilization and rich culture have left major impacts on other nations.
Iran's Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi in a message to the 21st International Persian Gulf Conference said the commonalities of the regional nations require them to stand against any foreign intervention in the region.
Senior Military Aide to the Iranian Supreme Leader Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi underlined Iran's important and influential role in the region and the world, and said the world nations now see Iran as the role model of resistance against the arrogant powers.
Tehran's provisional Friday Prayers Leader Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami said Iran believes that all the regional nations, including Bahrain and Palestine, should enjoy the right to determine their own fates.