Western states exploit Africa, says Iran President

Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (second left) admires a Swahili dhow that was presented to him by the minister for National Heritage William ole Ntimama during a tour of Fort Jesus Museum on Wednesday. The president is on a one-day tour of the coastal town of Mombasa. Photo/ GIDEON MAUNDU

Visiting Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has criticised the West for oppressing Africa. “There are some nations that act superior to others yet for years all they have done is oppress and exploit the African states, taking away their resources and robbing them of their freedom,” said Mr Ahmadinejad.

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