An interesting development. It seems certain ME countries fully understand where the new battlespaces are in the 21st Century.
.Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting says Western media have failed to distort the victories achieved by Hamas and Hezbollah.
Ezzatollah Zarghami made the remarks in a meeting with the Syrian Minister of Information, Mohsen Bilal, on the sidelines of the "Third International Conference of Arab and Islamic Media to Support Palestine" in Damascus.
Zarghami said western media failed to undervalue Hamas' victory in parliamentary elections as well as Hezbollah's triumph over the Israeli regime.
Zarghami also stressed the role of the media in developing Islamic solidarity among Muslims, adding media cooperation between Iran and Syria would further promote bilateral ties.
Mohsen Bilal thanked Iran for its role in the conference, adding the Islamic state has always defended the Palestinian cause, of which the Islamic world is aware.
He said thanks to Iranian support, Palestinians have become more powerful than before.
Bilal said despite efforts to isolate Tehran and Damascus, a large number of world renowned intellectuals and politicians attended the conference.
"The Third International Conference of Arab and Islamic Media to Support Palestine" opened in Damascus on Monday and will end later in the week