Iran Parliamentary Speaker: Israel's 60th Celebrations - Day Of Mourning For Humanity

In a speech in the Majlis, Majlis speaker Hadad 'Adel declared that the 60th anniversary celebrations of "the artificial regime occupying Palestine" were "a day of mourning for humanity, freedom, and human rights."

He added that peace and security would not come to the Middle East as long as Israel did not end the occupation.

Source: Mehr, Iran, May 13, 2008