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Gov't backs research in peaceful nuclear industry: President Raisi

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Sat / 9 April 2022 / 13:22

Tehran (ISNA) - On the National Day of Nuclear Technology, Iranian President visited the exhibition of the National Atomic Energy Organisation to see the new achievements of Iranian scientists in the field of peaceful nuclear activities.

Iranian President Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi appeared at the Nuclear Achievements Exhibition held at the Summit Hall before noon on Saturday to visit the nine new nuclear achievements of the country, as well as other scientific and peaceful achievements of the country in recent years, including various generations of Iranian-made centrifuges.

During the visit, Ayatollah Raisi expressed pride over the progress of Iranian young scientists in the field of nuclear technology and described these developments as a symbol of self-confidence and reliance on internal power, and called for this spirit to spread to other industries and strategic areas in the country.

While emphasizing the right to use peaceful nuclear energy, the President called Iran's nuclear knowledge and technology in the nuclear field irreversible and said, "Relying on Iranian young people and scientists and jihadist work is a model that always works and should be used in other areas as well".

Ayatollah Raisi stated that Iran would continue research in peaceful nuclear fields regardless of the will or opinion of outsiders, saying, "Fortunately, the research work of scientists in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy is accelerating well and the government will support this process".

During the visit, Mohammad Eslami, Head of the Atomic Energy Organisation, and Sorena Sattari, Vice-President for Science and Technology Affairs, described the country's scientific and technological achievements in the nuclear field to the President.

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