Iran is not seeking war, but in case of aggression on our interests, Tehran gives a strong response," Senior Iranian Lawmaker and a Member of Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, Alaeddin Boroujerdi said.
In an interview with ILNA news agency, he reiterated that our policy in the region is not starting a war, but will defend ourselves cohesively.
Alaeddin Boroujerdi referred to Fujairah explosions and added "What they say Iran has contributed to this incident is a big lie; this explosions were bitter incidents and since Iran’s policy is to establish security and sustainable peace in the region.
He said that they have massive satellite networks and watching the movements of an ant, so they must know any aspect of this accident.
Iranian Lawmaker stressed that Saudi Arabia and other countries that are engaged in war want to provoke public opinion in the region against Iran. Riyadh should be aware that when they flame fire in the region, the crisis will be expanded.
Iran will not surrender to US pressure and will never abandon its goals even if it is attacked, President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday.
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif dismissing the potential for war and said “There will be no war because neither do we want a war, nor has anyone the idea or illusion it can confront Iran in the region.”