Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Iran approves anti-money laundering bill
An Iranian arbitration body gave its approval on Saturday to an anti-money laundering bill seen as crucial to maintaining international trade and banking ties, the official IRNA news agency reported. "The bill on amending the law to counter money laundering was approved with certain changes and will be sent to the parliament speaker to be…
Trump has 'disgraced' US prestige - Khamenei
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Saturday that President Donald Trump has "disgraced" US prestige and would be the ultimate loser from renewing sanctions on the Islamic republic.
Iran's Khamenei hails rallies against US, Zionist 'plot'
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday praised a "massive movement of the people against the plots of the enemies", accusing the United States and Israel of inciting anti-government demonstrations.
Iran deploys Guards to quell ‘sedition’ in protest
Iran elite Revolutionary Guards has deployed forces to three provinces to put down anti-government unrest after six days of protests that have rattled the clerical leadership and left 21 people dead. The protests, which began last week over economic hardships suffered by the young and working class, have evolved into a rising against the powers…
Iran won't bow to US 'bullying' on nuclear deal - Khamenei
Iran will not give in to US "bullying" as Washington attempts to undermine Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers, the Islamic republic's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Sunday.
Iran's Rouhani starts new term facing reform criticism
Rouhani, a 68-year-old cleric considered a political moderate, began his second term on Thursday when he was sworn in by supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
US steps up pressure on Syria ahead of Russia talks
The United States stepped up pressure Sunday on Russia to rein in the Syrian regime, warning that any further chemical attacks would be "very damaging" to their relationship and suggesting...
Iran's Khamenei says US Syria strike 'strategic mistake'
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said the United States made a "strategic mistake" by attacking Syria, Iran's state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday.