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#Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Friday 22 January, 2021

Twitter suspends account of Iran leader after tweet vowing revenge on 'golfing Trump'
# Soleimani
# Soleimani

Twitter suspends account of Iran leader after tweet vowing revenge on 'golfing Trump'

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 2:28 PM 67,499 Views 48 Comments

The post warned of payback for the US killing of General Qasem Soleimani and his Iraqi lieutenant.

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'The enemies have united': Iran's supreme leader hits out after more deaths in mass protests
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# Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

'The enemies have united': Iran's supreme leader hits out after more deaths in mass protests

Jan 2nd 2018, 7:00 PM 21,081 Views 112 Comments

The estimated death toll is now 21 since the protests began.

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Moderate cleric and former nuclear negotiator Rowhani sworn in as President of Iran
# Middle East
# Middle East

Moderate cleric and former nuclear negotiator Rowhani sworn in as President of Iran

Aug 4th 2013, 2:35 PM 4,723 Views 32 Comments

The 64-year-old could name his cabinet as early as today, with Iranian media reporting it’s likely to be made up of Western educated technocrats.

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Rowhani takes power in Iran with pledge to lift economy
# Middle East
# Middle East

Rowhani takes power in Iran with pledge to lift economy

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:41 PM 4,078 Views 13 Comments

The moderate cleric is facing serious challenges as he begins his four year term. His public inauguration will take place tomorrow.

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Friday 14 June, 2013

Ayatollah wants 'a new political epic' as Iranian voters elect new president
# Iran
# Iran

Ayatollah wants 'a new political epic' as Iranian voters elect new president

Jun 14th 2013, 8:49 AM 5,331 Views 27 Comments

Voting has gotten under way as Iranians decide who they want to succeed Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Iran's president accused of defying supreme leader
# Iran
# Iran

Iran's president accused of defying supreme leader

Mar 14th 2012, 2:47 PM 2,370 Views 12 Comments

Some lawmakers are calling for the impeachment of Iran’s flamboyant president – claiming that he openly defied the wished of the country’s Ayatollah.

# ayatollah-ali-khamenei - Saturday 23 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Apr 23rd 2011, 7:24 PM 2,251 Views 0 Comments

More deaths in Syria; a man appears in court in Ronan Kerr murder probe; an NFL star is stabbed; possible trouble ahead in Iran; and what do David Beckham and the Crown Prince of Bahrain have in common? The Daily Fix reveals all…

Iran's Ayatollah warns Ahmadinejad he will intervene 'when necessary'
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# Iran

Iran's Ayatollah warns Ahmadinejad he will intervene 'when necessary'

Apr 23rd 2011, 4:40 PM 1,014 Views 0 Comments

Tensions between the President and Ayatollah hit a turbulent patch, after the latter restores a sacked minister to cabinet.