Salman Rusdie

Iran denies involvement in Salman Rushdie’s attack

Iran denies involvement in Salman Rushdie’s attack

“There is no connection between Iran and the perpetrator (of attack on Salman Rushdie),” foreign ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani said on Monday, as reported by the Iranian news agency Isna. “Rushdie himself is responsible for the attack,” Kanaani asserted, noting that the author’s work not only offended Iran, but Muslims worldwide. Salman Rushdie was stabbed […]