Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Bahram Qassemi has referred to the latest developments in Spain’s Catalonia and underlined the necessity of abiding by the rule of law, avoiding violence and pursuing demands through peaceful and legal means.
On the recent violence and unrest in Spain’s Catalonia, Qassemi said Spain is one of the main political and economic partners of the Islamic Republic in Europe and Iran is closely monitoring the developments in Spain and its Catalonia region.
“Based on its principles, Iran believes in a united, integrated, and democratic Spain and calls for maintaining the country’s stability, peace, national solidarity, and respect for the principles of Spain’s Constitution,” he noted.
“The Islamic Republic of Iran underlines the need for abiding by the rule of law, avoiding violence and confrontation, and pursuing demands through peaceful and legal means and dialogue,” he went on to say.
“Iran maintains that through national unification and synergy, the entire nation of Spain can better and further meet their interests, preserve their political stability and economic growth,” he added.