Scientific progress a must to get rid of dependency: Supreme Leader

IRNA – Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday said that scientific development is ‘one of the main factors for getting rid of dependency.’

‘Political dependency was finished with the blessing of [the Islamic] Revolution, but putting an end to other forms of dependency is difficult, dependency brings misery,’ Ayatollah Khamenei said while addressing a group of the elite Iranian university students, best students of science Olympiads, top students of university entrance exams, and members of National Talents Foundation.