Arab League accuses Tehran of endangering region

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Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends an emergency Arab League session in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. (AP Photo Ahmed Omar)

Foreign ministers of the Arab League have condemned Iran at a meeting in Cairo. They accuse Tehran of interfering in Middle Eastern states and undermining regional security.

CCTV’s Adel Mahrouky reports from Cairo.

Arab League accuses Tehran of endangering the region in emergency meeting

Arab League accuses Tehran of endangering the region in emergency meeting

Foreign ministers of the Arab League have condemned Iran at a meeting in Cairo. They accuse Tehran of interfering in Middle Eastern states and undermining regional security. CCTV's Adel Mahrouky reports from Cairo.

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“We are calling on the Islamic Republic of Iran to abstain from interfering in the affairs of Arab nations and stop the breaches and the provocative actions that spark disparity and sectarian strife between the people of the Arab nations,” United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan said.

“Also through supporting sabotage, terrorism, and incitement of violence which includes Iran’s record of interference in Arab issues such as invading Emirati islands, interfering in Bahrain, Syria, Iraq, Lebanon and Yemen with absolutely no regard to Arab sentiment and relations.”