Rouhani was speaking at a gathering of officials and dignitaries from Islamic countries, who happened to be meeting in Tehran for events aimed at promoting Muslim unity, marking the anniversary of the birth of prophet Mohammed.
Palestinians, Arab and Muslim countries warn that a unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital would "unleash widespread public anger" and deal a death knell to the peace process. This conference also would prove a major setback for Israel as it unites the Muslim "Ummah" against Israel.
Iran stated that the move threatened a "new intifada", or uprising.
Mizuho Reiterates $71.00 Price Target for Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY)
Tctc Holdings Llc decreased Anadarko Pete Corp (NYSE:APC) stake by 13,000 shares to 88,225 valued at $4.00M in 2017Q2. Pictet State Bank & Ltd holds 0.16% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) for 8,450 shares.
During a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Rouhani called on Islamic states to join hands in opposing the "dangerous" move by the Trump administration.
In a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on Wednesday, President Rouhani said all Muslim countries should join hands and stand against "the wrong, illegal, provocative and very dangerous" move of the U.S. to recognize Quds as the Zionist regime's capital.
"We believe, given the current conditions, all Islamic nations must become united and take a serious step in countering this wrong, illegal, provocative and gravely unsafe move by the U.S.", Rouhani said.
Mueller details $3M spent on early months of Russian Federation probe
The independent counsel spent more than $60 million over the course of that six-year inquiry into then-President Bill Clinton. The expenses are those incurred between the May 17 appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel and September 30.
The imprudent and provocative decision of the U.S. to recognize Jerusalem (al-Quds) as the capital of the Zionist regime not only does not at all contribute to peace and stability in the region but also reveals the nasty intentions of the United States administration and further discredits the USA before those who still have confidence in the neutrality of Washington in the mirage-like trend of peace talks.
He added that Israel is "responsible for all the insecurity and instability" in the region.
Swearing in unofficial president is 'treason', Kenya attorney general says
He added that counties that have passed the People's Assembly motion should be ready to be held to account. But the Supreme Court nullified the result, and a repeat election was held on October 26.