IS goal is destruction of civilisation, says Rouhani

(AGI) New York, Sept 25 - Speaking at the United Nations,Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has described the goal ofIslamic State militants as being the destruction ofcivilisation. Terrorist activities in the region, he added,simply triggered Islamophobia and created a fertile ground forfurther intervention by foreign forces in the region, to whichIran was opposed. .

(AGI) New York, Sept 25 - Speaking at the United Nations,Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has described the goal ofIslamic State militants as being the destruction ofcivilisation. Terrorist activities in the region, he added,simply triggered Islamophobia and created a fertile ground forfurther intervention by foreign forces in the region, to whichIran was opposed. .