Iranian TV broadcast (May 25) presidential candidate, Mohammad Gharazi’s statements
- Interaction not negotiations with the West over the nuclear issue and the Syrian crisis - Vows to “defended Iran’s lawful rights, which it would never surrender to the West…Iran’s nuclear case are not technical at all. It is rather political. I would tell the Americans that no matter how much pressure they put on the Iranian nation, we will not surrender.
- Uncontrolled inflation - Criticized past governments for allowing uncontrolled inflation…promise to the people was to keep inflation under control
- Gas network to the people - When I serve as oil minister, I “provided people with great services, including the extension of a natural gas network to almost every household.