Ayatollah Rafsanjani says efforts should be made to safeguard Arab revolutions
Expediency Council Chairman Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has advised the people in the Arab countries that are experiencing popular uprisings to be vigilant to prevent their revolutions from being diverted from their correct path.
Rafsanjani made the remarks during a speech at a conference on developments in the Middle East and the future of regional order, which was held in Tehran on Tuesday.
He also emphasized the importance of unity in these countries and said that if they maintain unity, they will not be defeated.
The chairman of the Expediency Council added that the Arab Spring will tie the hegemonistic powers’ hands.