After winning the presidential elections, in a televised message, President Hassan Rouhani said: “I am committed to my announced plans and whatever I have declared [during the election campaign] and I will go forward with firm determination and your continued support.”
For millions of Muslims around the globe, the lunar month of Muharram is a time for remembrance and reflection. Apart from organizing large-scale mourning rituals to commemorate their third Imam, Shia Muslims review the lessons learned from the historic Battle of Karbala and its message for humanity. On this occasion, Press TV has talked to Shabbir Hassanally, an activist and Islamic scholar, about the significance of the event and the values for which Imam Hussein and his companions sacrificed their lives.
"Press TV has conducted an interview with Admiral Ali Fadavi, commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy, to shed light on the significance of the country's massive drills currently ongoing in the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf" presstv.ir reported.