The following is the full text of the speech delivered on June 12, 2022, by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in a meeting with the officials in charge of the Nomadic Martyrs Commemoration Congress. The commemoration ceremony was held and Imam Khamenei’s statements were read on June 21, 2022.
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The President described economic reforms a necessity of the country today and stressed that this should have been done before, adding, "The government strongly pursues economic reforms and the need to cut off the hands of rent-seekers and pave the way for the presence of young people in the field of work”.
During a meeting with the President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, and his entourage on Saturday, June 11, 2022, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Imam Khamenei, referred to the successful experiences of Iran and Venezuela in standing up to US's intense pressures and hybrid warfare. He emphasized, "The only way to confront the US is through resistance and persistence."