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Assembly of Experts thanks Iranian nation for foiling plots

Assembly of Experts thanks Iranian nation for foiling plots

TEHRAN, Jan. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Assembly of Experts issued a statement on Saturday sympathizing with the bereaved families and condemning the rioters of the recent unrest in some cities of Iran.After a week of riots in some cities of Iran, Iranian Assembly of Experts issued a statement on Saturday offering sympathies to those families who have lost dears in the recent unrest and...

‘Great Satan unwittingly served Palestinian cause’

‘Great Satan unwittingly served Palestinian cause’

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Assembly of Experts released a statement on the recognizing al-Quds Jerusalem being Israeli capital by the US administration saying “this move is a big step towards the overthrow of the Zionist regime and is in favor of palatine cause.” Condemning the move by the US president, the statement adds “announcing al-Quds as the Israeli capital...

Ahmad Jannati reelected as head of Guardian Council

Ahmad Jannati reelected as head of Guardian Council

TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati has been reelected as the chairman of the Guardian Council for the 25th consecutive year.During the annual election of board of governors of the Guardian Council on Wednesday, Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati was re-elected as the Chairman, while Mohammadreza Alizadeh and Abbasali Kadkhodaei remained in their offices as deputy and...

Economic improvement 'failed to translate into daily life of public'

Economic improvement 'failed to translate into daily life of public'

TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (Press Shia) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has told Assembly of Experts members they have a great mission with far-reaching impacts on the future of the country.Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received members of the Assembly on Thursday according to a tradition well established in past decades where Assembly members had visited the Leader after their session. Leader of...

Assy. of Experts pay homage to Imam Khomeini

Assy. of Experts pay homage to Imam Khomeini

TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Members of the Assembly of Experts have a convention to pay homage to late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini (RA) after their session.On Thursday, the members of the Assembly renew allegiance to the ideals of the Revolution and the Establishment by attending the Shrine, just outside Tehran from the south. The Assembly sat in its 2nd...

Public would never reconcile with seditionists

Public would never reconcile with seditionists

TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – The closing statement of the Assembly of Experts 2nd session has called the public to widely participate in upcoming elections in May 2017.The statement drafted on Wednesday reiterated the Leader’s rebuttal of the call for so-called ‘national reconciliation’ by mainly Reformist sympathizers in the system as meaningless, emphasizing that the...

US Elections equally 'unfair, unhealthy,' as Trump admits

US Elections equally 'unfair, unhealthy,' as Trump admits

TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani has rejected criticism leveled on Iran’s elections, believing that elections since the Islamic Revolution had been fair, democratic, and free.Mr. Rouhani attended the 2nd Assembly of Experts session on Tuesday on the sidelines of which he briefly spoke to the press on diverse topics as Resistance Economy and US elections;...

Head of Assembley of Experts condoles on death of Ayat. Rafsanjani

Head of Assembley of Experts condoles on death of Ayat. Rafsanjani

TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (Press Shia) – Head of Iran’s Assembly of Experts Ayatollah Jannati cabled a condolence message on demise of former president Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani on Sunday.“The death of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, the old companion of Late Imam Khomeini, caused grief in our hearts; he tolerated great pain during the Pahlavi regime and was helpful and active after the Islamic...

Ayatollah Khamenei: Without a doubt, Islam is a demolisher of oppression and arrogance

Ayatollah Khamenei: Without a doubt, Islam is a demolisher of oppression and arrogance

The speech delivered by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in a meeting with the head and members of the Assembly of Experts on the occasion of the inauguration of the Fifth Assembly of Experts. The following is the full text of the speech delivered by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in a meeting with the head and members of...