Tehran (IP) - The Speaker of Iran's Parliament says the government's three branches are determined unanimously to solve economic problems.

Iran PressIran news: The Iranian government has granted around $1.5 billion worth of cash subsidies to more than 23.6 million households in the country to ease shocks that price hikes in consumer goods could cause.

The Parliament Speaker appreciated the people for their patience and tact and for helping the government to carry out the economic plan to make the subsidy payment system fair.

At his pre-agenda speech on Sunday, Mohammad-Bagher Ghalibaf said that regarding implementing the purposed subsidy plan, all the officials in all the institutions emphasize the shore-up of people's purchase power and prosperity.

Killing Al Jazeera journalist is a heinous crime of the Israeli regime

Elsewhere in his speech, Mohammad-Bagher Ghalibaf also condemned the Israeli regime's killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh while she was covering developments in Jenin Camp in the northern West Bank, saying: "This heinous crime once again revealed the terrorist nature of the occupying regime, as evidence and witnesses show that the occupying forces targeted her deliberately even though she had adhered to all professional and security codes for journalists in conflict zones." 

Ghalibaf also pointed to the occasion of Nakba Day, which marks the anniversary of the establishment of the Israel regime, and recalled that the regime usurped the lands of Palestine through massacring, looting, and making the Palestinians homeless.


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