Joint Graduation Ceremony of Armed Forces Officers academy at Imam Hussein (a.s) University: This morning (Sunday), Ayatollah Khamenei, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, in a video link with the joint graduation ceremony of the Armed Forces at Imam Hussein (a.s) Military University, called the honourable forces "the strong fortress of security of the proud Iranian nation and the powerful and dear homeland" and added: The interference of foreigners in the region is a source of discord and damage, and all issues and incidents must be resolved without foreign interference and by following the example of the countries of the region from the Power and rationality of Iran and the armed forces of the Islamic Republic. The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution expressed hope for the success of the graduates and the promotion of the youth of the Armed Forces in Hosseini School and University, and congratulated the Iranian nation for having faithful, pious, brave and determined and insightful youth and added: the dear commanders, who train the youth of the homeland this way, deserve merit and appreciation.
Upon the end of Dr Ali Askari's official term in the Radio and Television Organization, Ayatollah Khamenei, by thanks to his tireless efforts, appointed Dr Peyman Jebelli as the head of that organisation, and on issues such as "raising the level of public awareness" and "Cultural guidance ", "Strengthening the spirit and sense of national and revolutionary identity", "furthering hope and vivacity" and "Promoting the Islamic-Iranian lifestyle" were emphasised as the working priorities of the national media in the new era.
The mourning ceremony of Arbaʽeen of the master and leader of all martyrs, Hazrat Aba Abdillah Al-Hussain PBUH and his faithful companions was held in the presence of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution through a video link from the University of Tehran (the gathering place of student delegations) with Imam Khomeini Hussainiyah.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on Saturday 18th of September, 2021, in a meeting with the medal winners of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, sincerely thanked our country's champions. He said: the most important message from these national heroes of sports to society, especially youth, is to know the abilities to perform works that seem undoubled. Indeed, this is the message of firmness, hope, and liveliness to society and the youth.
Congratulating the powerful and honourable return of the 75th Naval Fleet of the Navy, Ayatollah Khamenei thanked the Commander and its staff members for the historic mission of navigating the Atlantic Ocean.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in a meeting on Saturday (28th August 2021) morning with the president and his new government officials, emphasised the need for the government to use every opportunity to serve the people and called the reconstruction in all areas of the management focusing on "revolutionary, rational and wise" as of today's necessity. He made important points and recommendations about "being popular", "promoting justice", "being anti-corruption", "restoring public's hope and trust", and "cohesion and authority and nobility of the government" by referring to the economic issues as the priority. He also called the United States in the arena of diplomacy, as a Predatory wolf, and by referring to the highly affecting situation in Afghanistan, said: "The Islamic Republic in any circumstances stands with the oppressed and Muslim nation of Afghanistan and our relations with governments depend on their relations and behaviour with us (Iran)."
On Wednesday morning, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in a televised speech called the situation of Coronavirus the first and urgent issue of the country. Emphasising the decisive performance of duties and decisions to deal with the virus, He has instructed some valuable points to the officials and advised people. Ayatollah Khamenei called the need to tackle the outbreak of the virus by using new and robust methods to fight the new variant. He said: the death of more than 500 people in a day which is causing the grief of their families and getting tens of thousands of people infected by the virus, at the same time having treatment difficulties, is excruciating and the heart of every Muslim and fellow citizen burns with this terrible situation. So we must deal with this situation as quickly as possible.
The presidential inauguration ceremony of the 13th term was held today morning (03 August 2021) at the Hosseiniyeh of Imam Khomeini. By recognising the people's vote, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution has appointed Hujjat al-Islam Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi as the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran. In the decree of endorsement, Ayatollah Khamenei considered the meaningful and honourable presence of the people in the elections. He added: Electing a popular, pious and brilliant figure of management is a sign of the nation's determination to follow the enlightened path of the revolution, the direction of justice, progress and freedom. To leap forward in all areas, the country's people have emphasised removing barriers to production, strengthening the national currency, empowering the middle and lower class of the society and expeditious move towards the worthy position of the country.
Following the letter of the Minister of Health and Medical Education to the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution regarding the fifth violent corona wave and proposal of a two-week closure to reduce virus rotation and hospital load, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution asked the President to investigate this issue in the Corona national committee and take any action necessary.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution on Wednesday 28th of July 2021, in the last meeting with the President and the cabinet members of the Twelfth Government, congratulated Eid al-Ghadeer to all Muslims, especially to the Iranian nation, and considered the opportunity to serve the people as a divine blessing. He said: In gratitude for this blessing, every effort must be made to achieve the goals of the Islamic revolution.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution considered the event of Ghadir as an indisputable event and said: In addition to the Shiite scholars, especially Allama Amini, who narrated the narratives of Ghadir from 110 companions providing authentic documents, This event has been emphasized by some great Sunni scholars and intellectuals as well.
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".