In a meeting with a group of Sacred Defense war veterans and artists on Wednesday, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei described as very valuable and important the recounting of the memories of the eight-year imposed war and the use of artistic, literary and modern means to convey them to the new generation.
Leader of the the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in a message on the huge voter turnout in the 12th presidential as well as the 5th City and Village Council elections, expressed his gratitude for the people's participation in the votes.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei visited the holy shrine of Imam Khomeini (r.a.) this morning. In his visit, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei recited the first chapter of the Holy Quran [Sura al-Fatiha] and paid tribute to Imam Khomeini (r.a.).
Islamic Revolution Leader Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said Friday that the epic defense of the Armed Forces against the western-backed invading Saddam forces (1980-88) had left an invaluable legacy for the Iranian nation.
The Islamic Revolution Leader, Ayatollah Sayed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that the status and role of countries and nations in international system should be based on their talents and scientific capacity. The Islamic Revolution Leader made the remarks in a meeting with scientists and researchers at Royan Research Center in Tehran.
The Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei visited the president of the Iraqi Islamic Supreme Council Sayyid Abdul Aziz al-Hakim in one of the Tehran hospitals on Friday, May 25. During the visit, Ayatollah Khamenei was informed about the treatment that is being received by Sayyid Abdul Aziz al-Hakim and prayed for his recovery.
Islamic Revolution Leader Ayatollah Sayed Ali Khamenei paid a visit to an exhibition of the Defense Ministry Thursday set up to mark Khordad 3 (May 24), the anniversary of the heroic liberation of Khorramshahr city by the Iranian forces in 1981.
The following is the abridged text of a speech made by the Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei, at the graduation ceremony of the third batch of cadets of various military academies of the Islamic Republic of Iran's Army on September 28, 2005. The ceremony was held at Imam Ali (greetings be upon him) Military Academy.