Speaking at the closing ceremony of the Twelfth Imam Reza (A.S.) International as one of the key note speakers, Hojjat al-Islam Ahmad Salek added: "I thank Allah that I have been able to attend this ceremony which is closely tied to the holy name of Imam Reza (A.S.) thank Allah that this festival has succeeded in propagating true Islamic culture".
"In fact, this is a serious blow to the Western establishment since today the world is thirsty for a system with the approach of pure Islam of Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H.) and the religious governance and the epitome of this religious governance can be viewed in Islamic awakening in the region" he noted, stating that we are now living in a historical turning point and that the destination will be reached through the direction and elaboration of Razavi policies.
Salek further mentioned that our country is under the attack of the Soft War and that the adverse effects of this war are evident in the media. "In order to confront the Soft War, we need to strengthen the cultural stamina through prudence, knowledge and faith by the government, people and those in universities and the seminaries", he added.
"Today, we live under such conditions that we must enhance both inside and outside the country in cultural terms and the Parliament’s Cultural Commission is fully prepared to develop these capacities both inside and outside the country", he noted.
"The Cultural Commission of the Iranian Parliament has spared no efforts regarding the spiritual and financial support, in order to further religious consciousness and cope with the Soft War" said slaek, believing the proper way to confront the Soft War to be raising the religious consciousness.