Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei made the remarks in a visit to an exhibition displaying Iran's latest nanotechnology achievements on Saturday.
He added that maintaining the elements that have caused progress is necessary to continue making more achievements.
Ayatollah Khamenei noted that "accurate planning” and "stability in management” are among the factors that can contribute to continued progress in nanotechnology.
He further mentioned that political motivations should not affect the country’s scientific and research arenas.
Providing comments on the enmity of bullying powers with the Iranian nation due to its independent political, social and intellectual approaches , he said, "This hostility exposes itself in different fields. So, we should make ourselves stronger every day to gain the necessary strength.”