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Senior cleric: Enemies dissatisfied with Iran’s progress

Tehran, Aug 4, Tehran's interim Friday prayer leader Ayatollah Mohamamd Imami Kashani said Iranian officials should pay due attention to the country's economic and cultural issues.

Addressing a large crowd of worshippers in the Iranian capital, the senior cleric described recent remarks by Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei during the endorsement ceremony of President-elect Hassan Rouhani 'valuable'.

Touching upon the enemies hue and cry over Iran's newly-developed satellite carrier, nicknamed Simorgh, into the space, he added that enemies are dissatisfied with the Islamic Republic progress.

The cleric reiterated that enemies are trying to put pressure on other countries, Islamic states in particular.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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