Feb 9, 2019, 12:32 PM
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Academics invited to attend Islamic Revolution victory anniv. rallies

Tehran, Feb 9, IRNA – The Science and Technology Department of Presidential Office and the National Elite Foundation have invited all scientists, elite, technicians and academics to attend rallies, that are to be held on Monday, February 11, in commemoration of the 40th victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution of Iran.

The Communications and Information Center affiliated to the Science and Technology Department of Presidential Office quoted a statement, released by the Department, as inviting all scientists, elites, and academics to attend the 11th February (Bahman 22) marches to mark the 40th anniversary of victory of Islamic Resolution.

Referring to the resistance of the Iranian nation and revolutionary elites, the statement emphasized that over the past 40 years, colonialists and oppressors have failed in the face of the resistance and dignity of the brave people of Iran.

The Department's statement quoted the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution as referring to 22nd Bahman rallies as 'manifestation of national authority' and 'manifestation of the Iranian nation' and invited scientists, elites, and academics to participate in the rallies.

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in a meeting with the Islamic Republic Army's Air Force commanders, pilots and other personnel on Friday morning, announced that this year’s rally, commemorating the victory of the Islamic Revolution, will be greater than ever, stating, “I believe that this year the Bahman 22nd rally is going to be more majestic than those in the previous years.”
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