Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Supreme Leader acknowledges Iran took oil from Greek tankers

The seizures ratcheted up tensions between Iran and the West already simmering over Iran’s tattered 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.

published on : 4th June 2022

Iran supreme leader Khamenei urges nuclear energy progress amid talks

In a televised speech, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged the importance of nuclear energy for Iran, while again asserting that it had no interest in nuclear weapons. 

published on : 17th February 2022

Iran protest: Huge pro-regime rallies after days of unrest

Tens of thousands gathered in cities across Iran on Wednesday in a massive show of support for the regime after days of deadly unrest, state television showed. 

published on : 3rd January 2018

2009 vs now: How Iran's new protests compare to the past 

In a dramatic shift from 2009, protesters now are chanting slogans against Khamenei and rejecting the ruling system.

published on : 3rd January 2018

UN chief expresses regret at rising death toll in Iran, calls for respect for protesters' rights

A total of 21 people have died in five days of unrest across the country which began as protests over the economy before quickly turning against the Islamic regime as a whole. 

published on : 3rd January 2018

As demonstrations spread across country, what next for Iran protests?

Demonstrations are spreading across Iran and turning increasingly violent, but analysts say a lack of leadership and political support mean they may struggle to maintain momentum.

published on : 2nd January 2018

Iran protest: Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blames country's 'enemies' for unrest

The supreme leader of Iran said in a statement on state television, that the 'enemies' of the country of joined hands to create problems for the regime.

published on : 2nd January 2018

Rohingya tragedy marks death of Nobel Peace Prize, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday said that violence in Myanmar against the Rohingya Muslims marks the "death of Nobel Peace Prize".

published on : 12th September 2017