AHWAZ, Feb. 23 (Press Shia Agency) – President Rouhani has said his government is beside the people of Khuzestan province till solving its environmental problems.

President Hassan Rouhani made the remarks in a national workshop held in Ahwaz on Thursday to discuss the ways to solve the environmental problems, including dust pollution, the city is dealing with.

Rouhani, initially, honored the martyrs the Sacred Defense in southern and southwestern provinces underlining that Iran was protected by all its nation during the tough times of the Imposed War.

“We are all Iranians despite the divisions made by provinces and have to be united as we have been throughout the history,” he asserted, adding “all Iran is feeling sad for your suffering as it mourned for firefighters of the Plasco.”

“I feel sad for every single difficulty people suffer from in different parts of the country but I do not lose hope and I believe all these problems would be removed,” Rouhani reaffirmed.

President then elaborated different efforts made by different organizations of the government to tackle the environmental problems of the Khuzestan province including filtering the petrochemical pollutants, large-scale plantation and revival of lagoons, underlining that drought is the main problem of Iran.

“The government is standing by the Kuzestan people and would make use of all its capabilities to solve the problems,” Rouhani concluded.

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