Tehran (IP) - The Islamic Republic of Iran has strongly condemned US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to the occupied Palestinian lands as an attempt to formalize the Zionist Regime occupation and whitewash the Israeli crimes.

Iran PressIran news:  Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh in a tweet late on Friday denounced US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip to occupied lands, saying that he prefers Netanyahu's interests to even that of Americans.

"The #PompeoDoctrine 101:

- Put Bibi's interest above that of even Americans who put him in office;

- Formalize Israel's occupation & whitewash Israeli crimes- no matter what;

- Silence criticism with bogus 'anti-Semitism label';

- Waste US taxpayers money on private family tours," Khatibzadeh tweeted.