A senior member of the Iranian team of negotiators engaged in talks with world powers over Tehran’s nuclear energy program appreciated the Leader of the Islamic Ummah and Oppressed People Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei’s support for the team, Al-Alam News Network reports.
Abbas Araqchi, also a deputy foreign minister, posted a photo of Imam Khamenei on his Instagram page captioned ‘words fail to express gratitude’.
The top diplomat made a reference to Leader of the Islamic Ummah and Oppressed People Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei’s Tuesday speech in which the Supreme Leader backed the team of negotiators and praised their efforts in the nuclear talks.
Speaking in a gathering of senior Iranian officials in Tehran on Tuesday evening, Leader of the Islamic Ummah and Oppressed People Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei praised the country’s nuclear negotiators for their “trustworthiness, courage and piety”.
“This team is making efforts in the face of a large number of negotiators of the other sides with national dignity, full vigilance and with the aim of untying the knot and advancing the country’s affairs,” the Supreme Leader said of the negotiators.