After receiving his second dose of the Iranian vaccine called COVIran Barakat, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, today, 23rd July 2021, thanked the health authorities for their efforts against the pandemic, especially the efforts of scientists and researchers for producing domestic vaccines. He emphasised the continuation of full compliance with restrictions related to covid-19 in order to stop the spread of the virus. By referring to the excruciating water problem of the loyal people of Khuzestan province, He instructed the officials of governmental and non-governmental organisations to seriously pursue the issues of the Khuzestan's people and resolve them without further delay.
In a message to the Muslims of the world on the occasion of Hajj, Ayatollah Khamenei called the continuation of the longing of eager hearts to attend the pilgrimage as a passing test, and he stressed that the messages of Hajj should not be fade, including the statement of resistance against arrogant powers, especially the United States. Referring to the problems and misfortunes of the Muslim world, he called the rise of the elements of resistance and awakening, especially in Palestine, Yemen and Iraq, as some of the hopeful realities of the region and emphasized: Allah's true promise of divine support is for those who struggle in His way, and the first effect of the struggle is to stop evil powers from interferences in Islamic countries.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution has appointed Hojjat-ul-Islam wal Muslimeen Mohseni Ejei as the chief justice of Iran. In his appointment letter, Ayatollah Khamenei emphasised paying serious attention to the judiciary's institutions to be constitutional, as well as continuing the transformational approach, and he has expressed his expectations from the newly appointed chief justice as; implementing the existing transformation plan, "Utilising new technologies in the judiciary", "appointing efficient and heard working forces in their given tasks", "honouring" the honest judges and at the same time dealing decisively with violations" and "getting in touch with the people".
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution on Monday 28th of June 2021, on the anniversary of the martyrdom of Ayatollah Beheshti and Judiciary Day, in a meeting with the head and officials of the Judiciary, called for the continuation of the path of the last two years work which recovers the trust and generates the hope and the continuation of the documented transformation in the new era of the Judiciary. By praising the real epic of the people in the 19th of June elections, he said: "Despite the pandemic situation, economic difficulties and some other issues, People have distracted the arrogant world's plan which they have prepared in last several months. As people have defeated the enemies of Iran, they are considered the real winners of the elections.
This morning of Friday, 25th June, Ayatollah Khamenei received the first dose of the Iran Covo- Barekat vaccine. The vaccine, which results from the efforts of young Iranian researchers and scientists, recently received a license through relying on indigenous knowledge, and Iran became one of the six countries producing the corona vaccine in the world.
This evening (Wednesday, June 16th), the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution called Friday's election a decisive and influential event in all significant economic and non-economic issues in a televised speech to the Iranian nation. He then referred to the relentless efforts by the enemies to reduce public participation to weaken Iran and then increase Political, economic and terrorist pressures and interventions in the country and: "People's grievances, especially the deprived ones, about not taking care of their livelihood problems are justified, but these problems must be solved by choosing a strong, hardworking, powerful and tireless person. By the will of Allah, people will bring honour to Iran and the Islamic Republic again in contrary to the will of the enemy, and all strata with different political tastes, come to the field similar to the funeral of Hajj Qassem Soleimani and view elections beyond political preferences.
On Friday 4th of June 2021, on the anniversary of Imam Khomeini's passing away, Ayatollah Khamenei called the innovation and realization of the theory of the Islamic Republic. Namely, forming a government based on pure Islam and democracy is the most important initiative of the late Imam. He emphasized: Despite all the predictions of the enemies about the decline of the system, The secret of the permanence of the Islamic Republic and Imam Khomeini's system is the combination of the two words "Islamic" and "republic", meaning the simultaneous rule of Islam with the public support. These two words will guarantee continuous progress.
On Thursday morning, May 27th 2021, the Leader of the Revolution held a virtual meeting with the President and representatives of the Islamic Parliament of Iran. In an important speech about issues concerning the recent elections, he said that if during the election process, the candidates would speak in detail on fundamental and realistic ways of solving the people's economic and living difficulties, this would be a key factor for increasing their participation in the elections.
In response to the letters from Ismail Haniyeh, head of the political bureau of the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), and Ziad Nakhaleh, the secretary-general of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement, Ayatollah Khamenei called the struggle against the Palestinian occupiers as the resistance against oppression, infidelity and arrogance. Moreover, he emphasized that our hearts are along with your struggles. We pray for the perpetuation of your victories constantly.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution in a live televised program addressed the great nation of Iran this afternoon (Sunday). He cited the critical position of teachers and workers in developing the country. He said, "indeed, the elections are a vital opportunity for Iran and an irreplaceable factor in strengthening the foundations of the system". The Leader also criticized the efforts made to discourage the people towards the elections and emphasized this by saying, "candidates should stay away from making false and unsubstantiated promises to people and present their actual plans to the public".
On the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan called the International Quds Day, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, referring to a severe shift in the balance of power in favour of the Islamic world and the Resistance Front, and on the contrary, the decline in the power of America and the occupying regime and, did not regard normalisation of relations between a few weak states and the occupying regime as an obstacle to the downfall of this regime, and emphasised on the logical implementation of the referendum demand of all the principal inhabitants of Palestine to determine the political system of this country, and addressed the Palestinian Mujahideen: Continue your legitimate and moral struggle against the usurper regime until he is forced to accepts this progressive demand.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic revolution emphasises the significance of participation in the elections and explains the required attributes of a president, importance of high election participation and voting for a president who is resolute, anti-corruption, determined and hopeful for a mighty Iran.
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful. The Leader of the Islamic Revolution inaugurated the new Iranian year 1400 as ‘the year of production, support and removal of obstacles’. The aim for this unprecedented slogan for this year is for a surge in industrial production which must be fully implemented with total support and removal of obstacles.
In a televised speech on the blessed Feast of Mab’ath of the Holy Prophet of Islam, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution delineated the aims of this great gift of God (prophecy of Muhammad) as "divine rule, human growth, establishment of justice and the creation of a purified life".
The following is the full text of a statement issued on September 8, 2020 by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in response to insults made by a French weekly against the Holy Prophet of Islam (pbuh).
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, spoke directly to the people of Iran on the occasion of Eid al-Adha on July 31, 2020. His speech was broadcast live on Iran’s national TV.
Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei delivered a message on the occasion of the arrival of Hajj season. In the message, He points to the inability of many Muslims to participate in this year’s hajj ceremony due to the coronavirus restrictions and expresses his hope that they will conduct a safe and blessed hajj pilgrimage in the near future.