Tehran (IP) - The Director-General of Iran's Ministry of Sports and Youth for International Affairs Farshid Tahmasebi noted that the ministry is trying to reduce the damage due to the lack of influential international seats.

Iran PressIran News: Tahmasebi told Iran Press in a telephone conversation on Wednesday that in the Ministry of Sports and Youth's Department for International Affairs, a secretariat has been formed entitled 'Secretariat for the Support of International Seats in Sports' and several meetings have been held.

He went on to say that qualified individuals are supported to gain international seats in sport.

Gaining and keeping important and influential sports seats at various international levels in the world and Asian federations have an important role in defending the rights and legitimacy of Iranian sports in order to reduce harms to Iran's sports in the international arena.

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