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Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei:
Massive elections turnout crushes enemies
  Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that lively turnout of the people in the upcoming election will strike another blow to the enemy.
Tuesday 10 January 2012 09:17
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Massive elections turnout crushes enemies
BFnews: Ayatollah Khamenei made the remarks in a meeting with thousands of theologians and students of theological center of Qom to mark anniversary of the uprising in the holy city against the deposed shah in 1978.

IR Leader said that all officials and candidates must respect their commitments to the law and prepare the ground for a healthy and competitive parliamentary election in March.

Ayatollah Khamenei termed the uprising in Qom in 1978 as a turning point for the historical events worldwide.

Ayatollah Khamenei said that insight and patience were the key elements for victory of the Islamic Revolution and that two major factors guaranteed sustainable power of Iranian nation: Firm insistence of the Islamic Republic of Iran in its principles and the people's vigilance and presence on the scene.

Leader of the Islamic Revolution said that thank God, the Islamic Republic of Iran is at the heights of glory citing examples from history of Islam and victories of Imam Ali (AS), the first Imam of the Messenger of Allah Hazrate Muhammad (PBUH) Infallible Household in fighting the enemy.

Ayatollah Khamenei dismissed the current sanctions on Iran comparing it to a boycott imposed on Infallible Household of the Messenger of Allah Hazrate Muhammad (PBUH) after his appointment to prophethood She'b Abi-Taleb.