Nov 08, 2018 15:20 Asia/Tehran

The leader of the religious group Nation of Islam (NOI), warned US President not to pull “the trigger of war in the Middle East at the insistence of Israel.”

Iran Press/Iran News: Speaking Thursday while on a visit to Iran, the leader of the religious group Nation of Islam (NOI) Louis Farrakhan criticized the economic sanctions leveled by Donald Trump against Iran after America’s pullout from the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, Iran press news agency reported.

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“The war will trigger another kind of war which will bring China, Russia, and all of the nations into a war. The war will end America as you know it,” the leader of the religious group Nation of Islam (NOI) Louis Farrakhan noted.

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“It is your policies that are eroding trust for you in the world,” Farrakhan said addressing Trump's policies.

For Farrakhan, the height of his prominence came when he organized the 1995 Million Man March in Washington, a symbol of black pride and empowerment, according to the report.


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