Iran Tells Nigeria To Be “Wise” And Release Sheikh El-Zakzaky

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Iran warns Nigeria over El-Zakzaky

The Iranian government has urged the Nigerian government not to make matters any worse and release the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh El-Zakzaky.

Iran warns Nigeria over El-Zakzaky
Iran warns Nigeria over El-Zakzaky

This was made known in a statement by the spokesman of the country’s foreign ministry, Hoseyn Jaberi-Ansari while speaking with reporters in Tehran.

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“We have used all those channels to warn them [Nigeria] regarding this issue. So hopefully the government… would adopt wise action given the sensitive situation,” Jaberi-Ansari said.

El-Zakzaky had been arrested with other members of the Shia sect when they had attempted to block a convoy of the Chief of Army Staff, Major-General Tukur Yusuf Buratai.

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