TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – In a message, Iranian Leader congratulated Iran’s National Weightlifting Team on their winning of first world title and Alireza Karimi, the Iranian wrestler who left a competition refusing to compete against an opponent from Zionist Israel.
The leader’s message is as follows:
In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful
“I would like to appreciate the National Team for winning the world title and making our nation happy, and I am also very grateful to our hero, Alireza Karimi, who retained the nation’s dignity”
Sayyed Ali Khamenei