Hassan Rouhani


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The countries of the region need more cooperation and consultations to resolve the crisis in the region and we are ready to cooperate in this field.feedback
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We can learn a lot about a person if we know what types of things he or she talks about or comments on the most frequently. There are numerous topics with which Hassan Rouhani is associated, including Iranians, United States Treasury, and nation. Most recently, Hassan Rouhani has been quoted saying: “The people say no to the downfall of the supreme leader, Guard, Basij and armed forces, because they belong to the entire Iranian nation.” in the article Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes.
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The problem is that the Americans do not know our region and those who advise US officials are misleading them.feedback

I do not think the American people are ready to trade the lives they lost in Sept. 11 with billions of dollars gained through weapons sales.feedback

I say to all nations and governments: We will not forget the past, but we do not wish to live in the past. We will not forget war and sanctions, but we look to peace and development.feedback

We've entered this election to tell those practising violence and extremism that your era is over.feedback

Any candidate who is elected should be helped to accomplish this heavy responsibility. Anyone who is elected must be helped from tomorrow with unity, happiness and joy.feedback

If you then have a tougher voice in Tehran, I think that's going to increase the pace at which tensions escalate.feedback

You want to limit people's freedom. Voters will confront you in the election. We have chosen our path, the path to freedom. We will not retreat.feedback

Institutions that wield both arms and a security apparatus should not narrow the field of operations for the private sector.feedback

We don't want gender discrimination. We don't want gender oppression.feedback

You say you want to negotiate with the world, but you don't know how to speak the global language. You don't even know how to speak the language of your own people.feedback

We just have one request: for the Basij and the Revolutionary Guards to stay in their own place for their own work.feedback

If you vote for me in large numbers I will go and kiss the Supreme Leader's hands 10 times if necessary in order to free political prisoners.feedback

We will not let Iran become isolated once again we would like to have constructive and effective interaction with the world.feedback

I'm ready to, over the next four years, lift the rest of the sanctions against the Iranian nation, like the nuclear sanctions that I lifted over the past four years, with strength.feedback

We want freedom of press, freedom of association and freedom of thought.feedback

The people of Iran will announce in (the May election) that they don't accept those who only knew executions and prison for 38 years.feedback

The entry of armed forces to economic temptations can distance them from their original duty and goal.feedback

Our youth have chosen the path of freedom. You cannot prevent the progress and freedom of our youth.feedback

You ran this country for eight years, and the people saw what you did.feedback

With around 35 percent of its plus population aged 15-29, Iran has one of the world's highest recorded ratios of a group seeking both marriage and employment opportunities.feedback

Iranians will prove to the world at the May 19 election that the era of violence, extremism and pressures in our country is over and Iran is pursuing the path of reason.feedback

The strengthening of the capability of the Iranian armed forces ... is only for defending the country and we will ask no one's permission to build up the armed forces, and to build missiles and aircraft.feedback

Once again, I am here for Iran, for Islam, for freedom and for more stability in this country.feedback

From today on preserving the nuclear deal will be one of the most important domestic, political and economic issues for the Iranian nation. The Iranian nation will not stop half way, and will continue down its path. We'll not go back halfway. We'll continue down our path until the end.feedback

From now on, protecting the deal is one of the most important economic and political issues. We do not withdraw.feedback

Iran believed and continues to do so that terrorists gathered from all across the region and beyond in Syria must be eradicated. However, we also believe that certain reforms are necessary to take place in Syria. We recommend elections, polls and democracy in Syria as everywhere else in the world.feedback

We are asking for an impartial international fact-finding body to be set up... to find out where these chemical weapons came from. I call on the world to reject such policies, which bring only destruction and danger to the region and the globe. U.S. aggression against Shayrat (air base) strengthens regional extremism and terror, and global lawlessness and instability, and must be condemned.feedback

Neutral countries should come and assess to make it clear where the chemical weapons came from.feedback

The decisions we have made over the last months and also today show that we are developing our bilateral relations in cultural, economic and scientific areas towards a strategic path.feedback

I hope that a new turning-point in the development of our relations will be reached.feedback

If Iran's ignorant enemies think about invading Iran they should know that our armed forces are much stronger than 1980 when Iraq attacked.feedback

We need to make people more aware of their rights than in the past. When an investigator asks about people's private lives they should stand strong and say 'this is my private area and you don't have a right to ask me about my private life'. We shouldn't interfere in people's private lives and shouldn't search them.feedback

Soon it's the (Iranian) New Year, so let the people have some joy. How come crying a lot is halal (allowed under Islam) and if we laugh it's haram (banned). We are a government that says we should use foreign capital. We say if our aircraft fleet is in need of new planes we should buy them. But some say it's honorable to use old equipment. We are steadfast in our principles and we don't compromise on them, but we should talk to the world, engage and cooperate with it.feedback

Some inexperienced figures in the region and America are threatening Iran ... They should know that the language of threats has never worked with Iran. They should learn to respect Iran and Iranians ... We will strongly confront any warmongering policies.feedback

In the United States, there are some who are newly in power. Who threatens our government and our armed forces has to know that our people is united, vigilant and will resist the enemy until the end.feedback

They should learn to respect Iran and Iranians ... We will strongly confront any warmongering policies.feedback

We all are followers of our leader Khamenei. Our nation will give a proper answer to all those threats and pressures in the upcoming election.feedback

The new U.S. president reads text of the nuclear deal but cannot accept it. He says this is the worst deal in history. This is a win-win agreement. Everyone benefits from it... The nuclear negotiations can be used as an example for other talks to bring stability and security to the region.feedback

They (the American government) have cried out for many years that they are against the government of Iran and back the people of Iran. Now they proved that their statements, which they have been making for years to be wrong so clearly, they have been thinking differently behind the scenes and have been uttering different words. Because this person (Trump) is a special character, he has removed the mask of hypocrisy and he is showing what they have in their hearts. Today we live in a world of communications.feedback

He (Trump) is new to politics. He has been in a different world. It's a totally new environment to him.feedback

Today is not the time to erect walls between nations. They have forgotten that the Berlin Wall fell years ago.feedback

Today is not a time for building walls between nations. They (the US) have forgotten that the Berlin Wall collapsed years ago.feedback

Today is the time for peaceful co-existence, not the time to create distance among nations.feedback

I do not see it likely that this is something that will happen in practice when he enters the White House because it's not a bilateral deal and it's not for him to say if he likes it or dislikes it.feedback

There are many countries. You mentioned Iraq and Kuwait. There are eight to 10 other countries in my mind now whose officials have talked to us about this.feedback

The U.S. is our enemy. They want to put pressure on us as much as they can.feedback

Whatever plans he has, it will be revealed later. He may desire to weaken the nuclear deal. He may desire to rip up the deal. Do you suppose we will allow this? Will our nation allow this?feedback

Some man has been elected in the US. Any plans he might have will be revealed later on. We will continue our own path. He may desire many things. He may desire to weaken the JCPOA (the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action); he may desire to rip up the deal. Do you suppose we will allow that? Will our nation allow that?feedback

[Trump] wants to do many things, but none of his actions would affect us ... Do you think the United States can rip up the JCPOA (the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear deal)? Do you think we and our nation will let him do that?feedback

America's president is obliged to exercise his authority by preventing its approval and particularly its implementation ... and if this gross violation is carried out we will firmly respond.feedback

We are committed to an acceptable implementation of the deal but in response to non-commitment, violation or hesitation in its implementation, we will act promptly.feedback

I said, what? Should I prefer bad to worse or worse to bad?feedback

America claims it has more than 200 years of democracy, and they have had 50 presidential elections, but there is no morality in that country.feedback

This course has no foundation, no logic.feedback

Our armed forces don't have a mission to be adventurous. Their only mission is to defend their territorial borders.feedback

As one thing they tell them 'you are free to engage with Iran in banking activity.feedback

If you ground flights, you are aiding the terrorists whether you like it or not because the terrorists ... are well equipped except for an air force.feedback

Any failure on the part of the United States in implementing it (the deal) would constitute an international wrongful act and would be objected to by the international community.feedback

The lack of compliance with the deal on the part of the United States in the past several months represents a flawed approach that should be rectified forthwith. Any failure on the part of the United States in implementing it (the deal) would constitute an international wrongful act and would be objected to by the international community.feedback

The lack of compliance with the deal on the part of the United States in the past several months represents a flawed approach that should be rectified forthwith.feedback

If the Saudi government is serious about its vision for development and regional security, it must cease and desist from divisive policies, spread of hate ideology and trampling upon the rights of neighbors.feedback

What is of utmost importance is to understand that Syria doesn't have a military solution. And the Syrians' problems must certainly be resolved politically. Only politically.feedback

The rule of the ballot box and the rule of the Syrian people and the will of the Syrian people should be the sole determinant of the future of the country.feedback

If we ground planes it would 100 percent benefit them.feedback

Candidates can bring up any topic that they see best suits their campaigns.feedback

We will never forget the positive role that Russia played in achieving an agreement on our nuclear program and will never forget your personal role in the implementation of this agreement.feedback

They (Saudi Arabia) neither apologised nor did they pay any indemnities. They have not even sought consultation from other Muslims (for the handling of the haj) in subsequent years. They do not have any new plans for the future either.feedback

We shouldn't stay quiet in the face of this incident … and we will pursue this complaint until it reaches a result.feedback

Today, we are happy that others are not taking our share in OPEC. Soon, we will regain our previous oil export quota.feedback

The most important part is closer ties between banks and credit lines. We decided to improve banking relations. Turkish banks can now establish branches in Iran to help facilitate economic relations between the two countries.feedback

No message which would fuel division in the Islamic community should come out of the conference.feedback

I am sure that with cooperation and effort inside the country, and constructive engagement with the world, our economy can bloom and develop.feedback

The people showed their power once again and gave more credibility and strength to their elected government. he would work with anyone who won election to build a future for the industrialized, oil-exporting country.feedback

The people showed their power once again and gave more credibility and strength to their elected government.feedback

We are ready to welcome investment, welcome technology and create a new export market.feedback

If we want to combat extremism in the world, if we want to fight terror, one of the roads before us is providing growth and jobs. Lack of growth creates forces for terrorism. Unemployment creates soldiers for terrorists.feedback

We want a safe Afghanistan. We want Iraq and Syria to be safe. We want Lebanon to be stable, Libya to be safe and on all of these issues we can collaborate, engage in dialogue together.feedback

We do not intend to trust countries like the United States simply because of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action(JCPOA). There are some mechanisms that we will use to solve disputes if they violate the agreement.feedback

The legs of Iran's economy are now free of the chains of sanctions, and it's time to build and grow.feedback

Iranian government policies in the post-sanctions era will focus on attracting foreign investment, expanding non-oil exports, and making the best use of financial assets.feedback

Everyone is happy with the agreement. Except the Zionists, warmongers, those who provoke division among Muslims and radicals in the US.feedback

Everybody is happy except the Zionists, the warmongers who are fuelling sectarian war among the Islamic nation, and the hardliners in the U.S. congress.feedback

Thank God for this blessing and bow to the greatness of the patient nation of Iran. Congrats on this glorious victory.feedback

In (implementing) the deal, all are happy except Zionists, warmongers, sowers of discord among Islamic nations and extremists in the U.S. The rest are happy". the deal has "opened new windows for engagement with the world.feedback

We are hopeful that the sanctions against Iran would be lifted in the next few days.feedback

You don't play these games if you're serious. Not when you have a crisis, you either defend the mission or you don't.feedback

Terrorism will not be destroyed by bombs.feedback

We have the ability to assert ourselves in the field of diplomacy, and a have logical dialogue facing the international community. We could erase all the cruel resolutions of the UN Security Council against the Iranian people.feedback

Next week will begin the time of implementation (of the nuclear deal) and the end of the 90-day deadline previously agreed (...) Once the deal is fully implemented, sanctions will be lifted. It should not take more than one or two months until sanctions are removed. Then a new situation will arise for the country.feedback

Saudi Arabia should carry out its legal and international obligations towards foreign citizens and pilgrims of the house of God. The incident should be fully investigated to see how it happened and what caused it.feedback

Iran will sit down at any table if it sees that a secure, stable, and democratic future for Syria will be the end result of negotiations. We are ready to talk with all parties, with countries inside and outside the region.feedback

Since my first day, my inauguration day, I have said that the West could reach an agreement with us – from the moment they stopped humiliating us and threatening us, and started respecting us.feedback

The 5 + 1 countries, the US House of Representatives, the US Senate, the US president, the US government, everybody should know that if an end to sanctions is not mentioned in a (nuclear) deal, there will be no agreement.feedback

We both believe that we want to see an end to the conflict and bloodshed in Yemen. The attacks by other countries in Yemen must stop.feedback

Any agreement with Iran in which the right is not officially recognised of continuing enrichment on Iranian soil will not be accepted as legitimate by us. The sanctions must completely melt away and be deactivated.feedback

We have not thought of making weapons of mass destruction and we are not thinking of it.feedback

We cannot close the gates of the world to our young generation. In today's world, if you don't understand the internet and don't use it, you cannot be an expert or even learn to be one.feedback

The rights of the Iranian nation are our red line. National interests are our red line. Among those rights are nuclear rights within the framework of international law, including the right to enrich uranium on Iranian soil.feedback

Iran poses absolutely no threat to the world or the region. In fact, in ideals as well as in actual practice, my country has been a harbinger of just peace and comprehensive security. With the political will of the leadership in the United States and hoping that they will refrain from following the short-sighted interest of warmongering pressure groups, we can arrive at a framework to manage our differences.feedback

Speaking with senior European officials and also hearing US President Obama – they sound different compared to the past and I view this as a positive step in the settlement of the differences between Iran and the West.feedback

Iran seeks constructive engagement with other countries based on mutual respect and common interest, and, within the same framework, does not seek to increase tensions with the United States.feedback

Iran poses absolutely no threat to the world or the region. In fact, in ideas and practice, my country has been a harbour of justice and comprehensive security.feedback

One of the aims of this trip for me and the delegation accompanying me is to use opportunities to introduce the real face of the Iranian nation to the world, as a nation that loves culture and peace.feedback

We are ready for negotiations without delay for creating trust and also eliminate all these ambiguities through full transparency.feedback

If you seek a suitable answer, speak to Iran through the language of respect, not through the language of sanctions.feedback

The next government aims to make use of experiences of all past governments, and God willing, ease the problems that people are facing.feedback

The most important thing in economics is to avoid authoritarism and individualism.feedback

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