Veep hails Iranian athletes for their achievements

Tehran, June 6, IRNA – First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri hailed the Iranian athletes for their recent victories in the international scenes.

“The Iranian nation is gladdened by the victories of their athletes in different sports arenas,” Jahangiri said in a friendly meeting with delegates of the Iran’s sports federations in Tehran on Monday.

He said that despite facing numerous problems the Iranian athletes make efforts to pave their way to Olympic games and get medals.

“From the remotest parts of the country to the capital city, one of the issues that all people and individuals from different walks of life have consensus about it is sports and all people become glad with triumphs of the Iranian sportsmen and sportswomen,” the first vice-president added.