The exiled son of the Iranian Shah toppled within the 1979 Islamic revolution will go to Israel this week, Israel’s authorities stated on Sunday, calling him the “most senior Iranian persona” to ever pay a public go to to Israel.
Israel and Iran loved hotter ties beneath the US-backed Shah, although they’ve turn out to be enemies since.
Israel, in its assertion, stated the go to by Reza Pahlavi is supposed to create “a bridge between Israel and the Iranian folks, and expressing joint opposition to the Ayatollah regime.”
I’m touring to Israel to ship a message of friendship from the Iranian folks, interact Israeli water consultants on methods to handle the regime’s abuse of Iran’s pure assets and pay respects to the victims of the Holocaust on Yom HaShoah.
I would like the folks of Israel to… pic.twitter.com/wyzlqqm9A2
— Reza Pahlavi (@PahlaviReza) April 16, 2023
“A democratic Iran will search to resume its ties with Israel and our Arab neighbours,” Pahlavi was quoted as saying within the the Israeli assertion. “For my part, that day is nearer than ever.”
Throughout his go to Pahlavi will participate in Israel’s official Holocaust memorial ceremony.
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