Mr. Raisi described the presence of the United States within the Middle East area as a “lack of rationality”, which has been detrimental to “oppressed people, from Palestine and Syria to Yemen and Afghanistan, as well as the US taxpayers”.
Sanctions in opposition to Iran, he continued, “are the U.S.’s new way of war with the nations of the world”, and against the law in opposition to humanity, particularly sanctions on drugs, through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Despite these sanctions, added the Iranian President, the Tehran Research Reactor has produced radiopharmaceuticals – medicine containing radioactive isotopes – for a couple of million most cancers sufferers in Iran, made progress within the area of biotechnology, and is manufacturing its personal COVID-19 vaccines. COVID-19, mentioned Mr. Raisi, is a wake-up name for the world, and a reminder that every one human beings are interdependent.
Turning to the specter of terrorism, Mr. Raisi warned that ISIS/ISIL wouldn’t be the final wave of extremism and declared that terrorism has its roots in crises reminiscent of id and economic system: “the fact that modern lives have become devoid of meaning and spirituality as well as the spread of poverty, discrimination and oppression have helped the rise of terrorism”.
He confused that “the occupier Zionist regime” was the organizer of the largest state terrorism whose agenda is to slaughter girls and youngsters in Gaza and the West Bank.
The so-called “deal of the century” failed identical to another deal compelled on Palestinians, he mentioned, and acknowledged: “There is only one solution: holding a referendum with the participation of all Palestinians of all religions and ethnicities including Muslims, Christians and Jews.”
‘Nukes have no place in our defence policy’
On the topic of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, identified formally because the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which units out guidelines for monitoring Iran’s nuclear programme and paves the way in which for the lifting of UN sanctions, Mr. Raisi demanded the implementation of worldwide guidelines, and referred to as for all events to remain true to the deal.
The manufacturing and stockpiling of atomic weapons are forbidden in Iran by non secular decree, Mr. Raisi declared: “nukes have no place in our defence doctrine and deterrence policy”, and Iran, concluded the President, is eager to have “large-scale political and economic cooperation and convergence with the rest of the world. A new era has begun”.