Supreme Leader receives group of teachers

IRNA – A group of teachers from all parts of the country met the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Sunday.

The meeting took place on the occasion of the National Teacher’s Day which is held nationwide every year to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Ayatollah Morteza Motahhari.

Ayatollah Motahhari, one of the leaders of the Islamic revolution was assassinated on May 1, 1979.

He was a cleric, philosopher, lecturer, and politician.

His martyrdom anniversary is marked in Iran as the National Teacher’s Day.

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