Mohamed Javad Zarif, Iran's foreign minister
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Iran FM: Sectarian strife is 'threat to all of us'

Iran's foreign minister says tension between Shia and Sunni Muslims is probably the most serious threat to world security.

Mohamed Javad Zarif blamed some Sunni countries for what he called fear-mongering.

Mr Zarif has been speaking to the BBC's Jeremy Bowen about how the fighting in Syria has developed into a sectarian conflict.

  • 11 Nov 2013
Go to next video: Is Syria conflict a sectarian one?