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Khamenei urges young people to do more sports

Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Khamenei tweeted, “When I (Khamenei) was a young student of an Islamic school, my father wasn’t eager to let me go to gym … because it was common belief that Islamic students shouldn’t go to gym… But a friend of my father’s said that you must let your son do sports, that was then my father chose to do so… sometimes I go mountaineering.

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  • Published: 2 years ago on Wednesday, 19 June 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: June 19, 2013 @ 2:31 pm
  • Filed Under: Domestic
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    • https://twitter.com/khamenei_ir/status/347079545221951489

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