BFnews: President Ahmadinejad in an address to the elite in Sistan-Baluchestan Province on Thursday said: Western countries have sent their military forces to the region to counter Iran because they regard the Iranian culture and civilization as a threat.
The Iranian chief executive added that many countries had no option but to follow up the West, saying: These countries announced that they have no capability to counter the West.
He noted that the West is fearful of Iran's history, culture, civilization and management power and emphasized: However, Iran enjoys the ability to defend itself.
President Ahmadinejad further pointed out that Iran is a pioneer of resisting against arrogant powers, adding: Iran's resistance will pave the way for other nations to counter the arrogance.
He noted that the US and its allies attacked and occupied Iraq and Afghanistan under the pretext to control Iran's power.
He noted: They intended to transfer insecurity in Afghanistan and Pakistan to Iran…but they failed to obtain their objective.