This morning (Tuesday), in a meeting with the President and cabinet members, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution stated that the two main issues in the Government's Week were an examination of the performance of the executive branch and keeping alive the significant developments during the revolution and those in the forty-three years that had passed since its triumph. Explaining the government's achievement in the past year and stating his chief recommendations, including those that concerned economic issues, he added that in all occurrences, "the real heroes in what had come to pass during the revolution" were the Iranian people. We have to draw lessons from this, which should show state officials how to treat this nation.
Ayatollah Khamenei, in response to the letter of Mr Ziyad al-Nakhalah, Secretary General of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement, considered the courageous resistance of the Islamic Jihad movement to be the reason for the elevation of this movement's position in the [Axis of] resistance and neutralization of the deception of the Zionist regime and defeating it and emphasizing the need to preserve the integrity of all Palestinian groups he noted: The usurper enemy is getting weaker, and the Palestinian resistance is getting stronger.
Martyr General Hossein Hamedani, who is known as the mastermind of irregular wars in West Asia, was martyred on the 18th of October 2015, after years of jihad and bravery, in the suburbs of the city of Aleppo, Syria, while carrying out a consulting mission. The "Muzd e Ikhlas" (reward of sincerity) program is a story about the presence of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution in the house of that noble martyr, which was carried out a few days after his martyrdom (18th of October 2015). Visit the multimedia section to view the video.
In this ceremony, in a speech, Hojjatul-Islam wal-Muslimin Rafiei called the great mission of Imam Sajjad (peace be upon him) the continuation of Jihad after the Ashura incident in the form of explanation Jihad and said: Revival of the culture of the Qur'an and Prophetic, and Imamate tradition and clarification of religious teachings in the form of prayer and revival of the Ashura movement are the five main areas of explanation Jihad of Imam Zayn al-Abdin (peace be upon him).
n this ceremony, Hojjatul-Islam wal-Muslimin Rafiei said in a speech, referring to the historical address of Hazrat Seyyed al-Shuhada (peace be upon him) for the enemy army in the last moments where he said, "if you don't have religion, at least be free in the affairs of your world": Freedom means the inner freedom of a person from the whims of the soul and lusts. The five characteristics and signs of a free person are: "Avoid scaring people", "Modesty and chastity", "Avoid deceit and betrayal", "Trying to acquire lawful (Halal) wealth and "Observing public rights.
Following the devastating flood in many parts of the country, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution expressed his condolences to the victims in a message and thanked the officials for the quick presence and efforts of the relief groups to help the flood victims. He demanded the continuation of these actions and efforts.
This morning (Wednesday), the supreme leader of the Islamic revolution met with Imams of Friday prayer across the country. He called the Friday prayer an essential link and a prime duty in the chain of the soft power of the Islamic system. He emphasized: that the Imam of Friday prayer is the spokesman of the Islamic revolution. One of his primary duties is to reproduce the epistemological concepts and revolutionary principles, answer the doubts using modern language and explain them rationally. He is to treat everyone with a fatherly attitude.
Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in the meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his delegation before noon today (Tuesday), emphasized the need to increase cooperation between the two countries, especially commercial cooperation, and listed the Zionist regime as one of the leading causes of discord between Islamic countries. Emphasizing that the United States and the usurping regime cannot stop the profound movement of Palestinians, he noted regarding the Syrian issue: Maintaining the territorial integrity of Syria is very important, and any military attack in northern Syria will definitely be detrimental to Turkey, Syria and the entire region, and will benefit terrorists.
This Afternoon (Tuesday), Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and his delegation. During this meeting, stressed the necessity of operationalizing the agreements and contracts between the two countries and considered it necessary to be vigilant against the deceitful policies of the West. He noted that the long-term cooperation of Iran and Russia profoundly benefits both countries.
In his message to the pilgrims of Baitullah Al-Haram, Ayatollah Khamenei called unity and spirituality the two essential foundations of Hajj and the two factors of honour and happiness of the Islamic Ummah. He emphasized the brilliant consequences of the growth of Islamic awakening and self-awareness as well as the emergence of the tremendous phenomenon of resistance, noting: The arrogant West is getting weaker and weaker in our sensitive region and recently in the whole world. Of course, the enemy's deceit should not be neglected even for a moment. We should increase hope and self-confidence, which is the most prominent capital for building the future with effort and vigilance.
This morning (Tuesday), during a meeting with the chief justice and a group of officials and employees of the judiciary, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution explained the "immutable divine traditions in societies" and said: The reason for the astonishing triumphant and victory of the Iranian nation and the Islamic Republic in the face of the great and bitter events of 1981 was their resistance, effort and fearlessness of the enemies, and this divine tradition can be repeated in all times.
This evening (Sunday), the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, met with the President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, and the accompanying delegation. He referred to the deep historical and cultural ties between Iran and Kazakhstan and the need to expand cooperation between the two countries further and emphasized regional collaboration.
In a meeting with the President of Turkmenistan, Serdar Berdimuhamedow, and his accompanying delegation before midday on Wednesday, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, said that the expansion and deepening of relations are in the best interest of both countries. The policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran is to expand ties with neighbouring countries, and this is an entirely valid policy
On Monday afternoon, in a meeting with Mr Nicolas Maduro, the Venezuelan President, and the delegation accompanying him, Ayatollah Khamenei referred to Iran and Venezuela's resistance in the face of intense US pressure and the launch of hybrid warfare against them by Washington, stressed the fact that the two countries successful experiences shows that the only way to counter these pressures is through resistance.
This morning (Wednesday), in a meeting with the Hajj officials for this year, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution considered Hajj as a pillar of Human life that includes important messages and lessons for various aspects of individual and social life and emphasizes the need to ensure the security of all pilgrims, especially Iranian pilgrims as a severe demand of Islamic from the host government.
Ayatollah Khamenei attended the shrine of the Grand Leader of the Revolution this morning (Saturday) on the occasion of the 33rd anniversary of his departure from life, calling Imam Khomeini the soul of the Islamic Republic, a genuinely impressive figure and Imam of "yesterday, today and tomorrow of the Iranian and emphasized: the current young and intelligent generation needs reliable, comprehensive, accelerating and transformative software, i.e. the lessons, speech and morals of the Imam, to govern the future of the country and lead the nation to glorious peaks.
This evening (Monday), Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, during a meeting with the Tajik President Emomali Rahmon and his accompanying delegation, emphasized: The potential for expanding cooperation between the two countries in various fields is far beyond the current level, and according to the policy of the Iranian government to strengthen relations with neighbours, relations between the two countries should undergo a fundamental change.
The leader of the Islamic Revolution offers his Condolences following the regrettable incident in the city of Abadan and gives directions to state officials: those responsible must be brought to justice, their punishment should serve as a lesson for others, and similar incidents in future should be avoided In the wake of the regrettable collapse of a building in the city of Abadan, leading to the loss of life and causing injuries among compatriots, Ayatollah Khamenei extended his condolences to the families who had suffered as a result. While asking state officials to expedite their efforts so as to minimize fatalities, he issued instructions to punish the culprits in a manner that would teach a lesson to others and prevent similar incidents from recurring.