By Matthew Wright For Dailymail.com
Published: 20:27 GMT, 9 January 2021 | Updated: 20:30 GMT, 9 January 2021
Twitter has removed a COVID-19 conspiracy theory posted by Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei calling the vaccines imported from the U.S. or U.K were 'completely untrustworthy.'
Khamenei, who has the final say on all state matters, still has access to the account and has since tweeted - to the ire of Twitter critics demanding his be suspended since the platform banned U.S. President Donald Trump from their services.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
'It's not unlikely they would want to contaminate other nations,' the tweet said in reference to the two countries, CBS News reports. It also said the vaccines from France 'aren't trustworthy.'
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who has the final say on all state matters, still has access to the account and has since tweeted
A tweet on Khamenei's Farsi-language account is still up and expresses similar sentiments.
Khamenei on Friday announced a ban on importing vaccines from the United States and Britain.
The Red Crescent in Iran said it will not import the massive stash of the Pfizer vaccine that benefactors from America had planned to donate to the country.
Iran's leader has given the green light on imports of the vaccine from 'safe places abroad.