(Muslim Press) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has talked on the phone with his Nigerian counterpart to protest the country ' s deadly attacks on Shiite Muslims in the north of the African country, media reported Tuesday. According to the reports, Rouhani called President Muhammadu Buhari to say that "minor disputes must not be allowed to turn into deep differences" among Muslims. He also requested information on the fate of the leader of Nigeria's "Shia Muslims", a commission of inquiry into the weekend crackdown and action by Nigeria to "appease the victims and restore calm". Nigeria's charge d'affaires was told by the foreign ministry in Tehran late Monday that Iran "demands the Nigerian government immediately shed light on the incidents, treat the injured and compensate for damages", IRNA said.