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President Ahmadinejad: Iran to resist bullying powerfully

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, Aug 26, IRNA
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Iranians while rejecting force and aggression would resist bullying powerfully and bravely, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said in the central city of Arak on Saturday.

President Ahmadinejad made the comments in his inaugural address for a newly constructed heavy water plant in the capital of Markazi province.

"Our honorable nation has always carried a message of culture and civilization. Peace, friendship and kindness are among characteristics of the Iranian nation.

"Different nations and ethnic groups neighboring Iran have lived in peace and calm without facing any aggression on the part of Iran for centuries," he said.

He added, "Competence of the brave Iranian nation particularly its youth makes it conquer all peaks of wisdom, morality, art, faith, science and technology."

He praised serious attempts being made by engineers, researchers, experts, managers and laborers of Arak heavy water plant particularly Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Gholam-Reza Aqazadeh.

"Making progress is the right of the Iranian nation. No country should be deprived of its rights," Ahmadinejad said.

"Iranians have scored great success in the field of science.

Today, intellectuals and the youth of this land are carrying the flag of science, splendor, dignity, faith and bravery," he added.

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