The representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran, Nasser Kanaani, answering questions about the country's position regarding the holding of pseudo-referendums in Ukraine, said that Iran emphasizes the need for "full observance of the principle of territorial integrity of countries." This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran on October 4.
According to him, this is a fundamental norm of international law and respect for the principles and goals of the United Nations Charter. Kanaani noted that it is necessary to avoid "any provocative actions that could disrupt the path to peace, stability and tranquility."
He also stated that "the raging fire of the war in Ukraine, caused by the provocative actions of NATO and led by the United States," is still burning, and efforts to reduce tensions have not yielded any results due to the actions of "some involved parties who have their own interests in continuing the crisis and tensions." " ".
According to Kanaani, Iran supports "any efforts made for a peaceful settlement of the conflict in Ukraine and has always declared its readiness to contribute to this process."