Hossein Naghavi Hosseini says that the disappearance of the plane was an attempt to “sabotage the relationship between Iran and China and South East Asia.” Interestingly enough, he doesn’t seem to have blamed the Zionists. Hossein Naghavi Hosseini must be a moderate.
“Iranian Lawmaker Blames U.S. for Plane Disappearance,” by Thomas Erdbrink for the New York Times, March 11 (thanks to Jerk Chicken):
With the fate and location of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet still unexplained on Tuesday, the police were investigating the possibilities of hijacking, sabotage and possible psychological or personal problems among the crew and passengers, while other agencies in Malaysia continued to investigate noncriminal explanations, as Thomas Fuller, Jane Perlez and Alan Cowell reported.
On Tuesday, an influential Iranian lawmaker accused the United States of having “kidnapped” Flight 370, saying it was an attempt to “sabotage the relationship between Iran and China and South East Asia.”
The parliamentarian, Hossein Naghavi Hosseini, who is the spokesman for the foreign policy committee, responded to the news on Tuesday that two Iranian nationals had been traveling on the missing flight holding stolen passports. This accusation was a “plot,” Mr. Naghavi Hosseini said, according to the Tasnim news agency.
“Documents published by the Western media about two Iranians getting on the plane without passports is psychological warfare. Americans recruit some people for such kinds of operations so they can throw the blame on other countries, especially Muslim countries,” he said….