TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – President Rouhani said the recent victories in Islamic world promise uprooting of terrorism and regional development.

Felicitating Eid Al-Ghadir during the cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Rouhani described Ghadir Khumm as a great religious festival, reiterating that Shias and Sunnis agree together on the principle of the event of Ghadir Khumm, and unity is the urgent and serious need of the Islamic world.

“The Great Prophet’s remarks in the Farewell Pilgrimage and the event of Al-Ghadir are the turning point in the history of the Islamic World and a source of pride for the Shia,” he noted.

He reiterated that “all Muslims are unanimous about the greatness of Imam Ali (AS) and his place before the Prophet of Islam (SA)”.

Referring to the latest victories of the resistance front against terrorists in Mosul, Aleppo, Talafar, Deir Ezzor and Arsal, he said, “we hope the latest victories, including in Syria, Iraq and Lebanon promise us the rooting out of terrorism and development and cooperation in the region”.

Elsewhere in his speech, President Rouhani underlined that Yemen needs unity to solve its issues, while condemning bombing of its infrastructures and provoking isolation between Yemeni tribal groups.