Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told a gathering of air force commanders on Saturday, dismissing the U.S. sanctions on the country as “criminal act”.
Khamenei said on Wednesday that Tehran’s missile attacks on U.S. targets in Iraq were “a slap on the face” for the United States.
Making the remarks during his teachings in a class of advanced Islamic Jurisprudence (kharej–e Fiqh) on Tuesday, Ayatollah Khamanei touched upon US ‘maximum pressure’ policy against Iran.
U.S. President Donald Trump has said he is willing to hold talks with the Islamic Republic.
Controversial Iranian hard-line cleric Ebrahim Raisi may become the incoming Iran’s Supreme Leader as a successor to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accused U.S.-backed Gulf Arab states of carrying out a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people.
While dozens of Iranian women took off their head scarves, a second wave of protests sparked under the motto of “Death to Dictator,” in reference to Khamenei.
Thousands of Iranians gathered to celebrate the 38th anniversary of the U.S. embassy takeover, on Saturday, at the site of the former embassy in Tehran.
Iran is willing to support and fund anyone who would strike America in a way that wouldn’t clearly incriminate Iran.
Iran's Khamenei told Putin that Tehran and Moscow needed to step up cooperation to isolate the United States and restore peace in the Middle East.
Iranians began voting on Friday in a closely-fought presidential contest between pragmatist President Hassan Rouhani and hardline challenger Ebrahim Raisi.