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Iran not to bend towards bullying powers: President

Orumieh, The Iranian nation will resist the pressures, but it will not bend towards bullying powers, President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday.

He made the remarks in a ceremony held to celebrate inauguration of a new water management project in West Azarbaijan.

Due to their wishful thoughts, the enemies supposed that they can undermine Iran's prowess, but in the difficult days of sanctions, the country's economy is blooming and everyday a new economic project is inaugurated, President Rouhani added.

He pointed to the the US officials' retreat from threatening Iran to war and said that this issue proves the powerful stance of Iran in the world.

The US sanctions and pressures have made the life of Iranian people difficult, but it cannot break their resistance, the president added.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA

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