The US assassination of General Soleimani marks a major escalation in the standoff between the US and Iran, which has moved from one crisis to another since President Donald Trump withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal and reimposed crippling sanctions.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said that enemies have been struggling to drive a wedge between the Iranian and Iraqi nations but have failed, as the two neighbors are bound together by commonalities, particularly faith.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday warned that enemies have been on a war footing against Iran on various fronts, calling on the nation to stand ready to fully confront them.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei appointed Hossein Salami, a senior commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), as the new chief commander of the military elite force, promoting him to the rank of major general.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei blasted leaders of “certain Islamic nations” for serving Israel and the United States in stark contrast to the teachings of Islam’s holy book, the Qur'an.
Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday the fact that millions of people celebrated the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution last week once again proved that the enemies cannot hurt the Iranian nation.
On the Occasion of the fortieth anniversary of the victory of Islamic Revolution, February 11, 2019, the Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in a statement delineated the second phase of the Islamic Revolution. Full text of the statement is given below.