sonntag 12 April 2015 - 22:43
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Ayatollah Raisi in the cabinet meeting:

People may endure poverty and hardship, but they won’t tolerate corruption/ I have no red line; Neither my office, nor my deputies, nor ministers are a red line for me

Emphasising that the 13th government will pursue the fight against corruption vigorously and seriously, the President said, "People may endure poverty and hardships and livelihood difficulties, but they will not tolerate corruption."

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Wed 03 - November 2021 - 12:54

Speaking in a cabinet meeting on Wednesday morning, Ayatollah Dr Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi emphasised that the fight against corruption was a condition for the people to vote for this government, saying, "We must be sensitive to the possibility of corruption and in no way hesitate fighting its manifestations”.
Stating that there are grounds for corruption in more or less all institutions, the President added, "One of the grounds for corruption is human resources, so in recruiting, one should focus only on efficiency and legal competencies”.
Addressing the members of the cabinet, Ayatollah Raisi emphasised, "You must be very careful and safe so that there is no corruption in your subordinates".
The President stated, "In places where there is a negative atmosphere regarding your appointments, if these conditions are not correct, defend your actions, but note that meritocracy in the thirteenth government is not just a slogan, but the basis of work”.
Dr Raisi stressed the need to obtain the opinion of various regulatory bodies before employing individuals, noting, "The fight against corruption and attention to meritocracy is one of the basic principles of government in practice. But where we have done our job properly, we should not be influenced by negative atmosphere”.
The President said that if there is corruption in the government body, the officials should first deal with the wrongdoer and then introduce them to the judicial authorities for legal proceedings, adding, “I have no red line. Neither my office, nor my deputies, nor ministers are a red line for me”.
Ayatollah Raisi added, "I tried to choose my colleagues from among the honest and anti-corruption people. I have verified the purity of the people around this table so far, and we must continue to monitor and take care of it”.
The President emphasised, "In the thirteenth government, for the first time in the appointments of high levels, in addition to inquiries from intelligence authorities, inquiries are also taken from other supervisory authorities such as the Inspection Organisation and the Court of Audit”.
In another part of his speech, referring to the collection plan and measures to support beggars, Dr Raisi said, "The government has a duty to prevent child abuse and mental and moral harm to them in matters such as begging. Therefore, we support the municipalities to resolve this situation”.
Emphasising the need to follow up on the implementation of provincial travel approvals, the President said, "The results and fruits of provincial trips in the implementation of the approvals of these trips will be revealed and it is necessary to follow up the implementation of these approvals seriously".


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