Islamic Republic won by Imam’s leadership, martyrs and veterans’ devotion

President Rouhani visited a wounded war veteran, Heydar Banaee late on Wednesday and said: “The Islamic Republic won victory because of Imam [Khomeini]’s leadership and martyrs and veterans’ devotion and self-sacrifice”.

Thu 16 - March 2017 - 21:44

Speaking with the wounded veteran with 70% disability, Dr Rouhani said: “Wounded war veterans and their respected families are an honour for us and the sacred Islamic Republic”.

“Veterans like you, who have endured 30 years of hardship and suffering, and your families and wives have been able to endure all these hardships by trusting God,” he continued.

The President also said: “I ask the Almighty God for your health and His rewards to you and your family”.

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