Oct 19, 2018, 9:55 AM
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Veep congratulates young people's victories in Olympic Games

Tehran, Oct 19, IRNA -- Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri congratulated the youth of Iran on their prominence in the Olympic Games.

Text of the congratulatory message of Jahangiri reads, 'Once again, the youth of this country were glowing in the international arena, and by flourishing the holy flag of our beloved country, they sparked respect of the world, exhibited the ability and creativity of Iranian athletes. Earning 14 medals and the seventh position of the 2018 Olympic Games in Argentina, is promising better days and more success for sports of Iran. Congratulations to all the coaches and dear athletes on this pride victory.'

The third Youth Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, ended, when the Islamic Republic of Iran's Sports Caravan winning seven gold, three silver and four bronze medals and climbed 17 ranks compared to the previous period.

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