Khamenei blasts 'clown' Trump in Tehran sermon

Iran’s Supreme Leader says US President only pretends to support the Iranian people but will “push a poisonous dagger” into their backs.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2020, 10:04 PM

The children of Iranian dictators are getting richer and richer

Iranian economist Manouchehr Farahbakhsh, who lives in London, said that from simple farmers before the Islamic revolution, they became billionaires. Not millionaires, but billionaires. Giulio Meotti, 1/15/2020, 7:55 AM

Khamenei blames US for violence in Iraq

Iran’s Supreme Leader lashes out at Trump for saying Iran orchestrated violence at embassy in Baghdad: You cannot do a damn thing.Elad Benari, 1/2/2020, 6:02 AM

Khamenei: Zionists committing many atrocities

Iran’s Supreme Leader accuses Israel of 70 years of terrorism against "people of Palestine".Elad Benari, 12/11/2019, 6:35 AM

Khamenei: We foiled a 'very dangerous' plot

Iranian Supreme Leader accuses "Global Arrogance" and "Zionism" of being behind recent protests against fuel price hike.Elad Benari, 11/28/2019, 3:33 AM

Khamenei: We are not anti-Semitic, we're only anti-Israel

Iran's Supreme Leader claims Iran has "no problem" with the Jewish people and is only against the "imposed state" of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2019, 10:43 PM

Khamenei: Talks with US won't achieve anything

Iran's Supreme Leader rules out any negotiations with the United States.Elad Benari, 11/4/2019, 5:07 AM

Khamenei: Prepare against the 'enemies'

Iran's Supreme Leader urges IRGC to continue inventing and building modern and advanced military hardware.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/14/2019, 12:08 AM

Pompeo mocks Ayatollah’s ‘faux concern for Palestinians'

Secretary of State rips Iranian supreme leader's 'faux concern' for Arabs in Palestinian Authority and his call for violence against Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/11/2019, 7:45 PM

Khamenei: 'Deal of the Century' doomed to fail

Iran's Supreme Leader says Muslims should support the Palestinian people in their opposition to US peace plan.Ben Ariel, 8/11/2019, 6:51 AM

Khamenei: US peace plan aims to 'destroy Palestinian identity'

Iran's Supreme Leader meets Hamas delegation, calls on Palestinian Arabs to confront US peace plan.Elad Benari, 7/23/2019, 5:35 AM

Khamenei: We'll keep rolling back our commitments

Iran's Supreme Leader vows that Iran will respond to British seizure of tanker in Gibraltar.Elad Benari, 7/17/2019, 1:15 AM

Khamenei: Trump not worthy of exchanging messages with me

Watch: Iranian Supreme Leader tells Japanese PM that he won't send any messages to Trump.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2019, 6:37 AM

'If we wanted to develop nukes - the US couldn't stop us'

Iran's Supreme Leader says US would not be able to prevent Tehran from producing nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, 6/14/2019, 6:20 AM

Khamenei: We'll continue to resist US pressure

Iran’s Supreme Leader says his country will continue resisting US economic and political pressure.Elad Benari, 6/5/2019, 6:08 AM

Khamenei predicts demise of Israel and the US

Iranian Supreme Leader says Iran’s youth will witness the demise of Israel and American civilization.Elad Benari, 5/23/2019, 3:40 AM

Khamenei: There won't be any war with the US

Iranian Supreme Leader says his country does not seek war with the US but will also not negotiate a new nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 5/15/2019, 12:01 AM

Khamenei: Normalizing relations with Israel against the Quran

Iran’s Supreme Leader says some Arab countries "have become servants of America and the Zionists".Elad Benari, 4/16/2019, 6:20 AM

US listing Iran's elite guard a terrorist organization is long overdue

The balance of power in Iran favors the regime mainly because the powerful Iranian mullahs have coup-proofed themselves from the military and created an equivalent paramilitary organization called IRGC - Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. Amil Imani, 4/8/2019, 11:59 PM

Khamenei: Europeans stabbed us in the back

Iran's Supreme Leader blasts Europe, says trade mechanism meant to bypass US sanctions is a "bitter joke".Elad Benari, 3/22/2019, 6:38 AM

Khamenei: We resisted the US sanctions

Iran’s Supreme Leader claims the country successfully resisted the US sanctions.Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 6:06 AM

Khamenei praises chess prodigy who refused to play Israeli

Watch: Iranian TV report shows chess prodigy's meeting with the country’s Supreme Leader after he refused to play Israeli at tournament.Elad Benari, 3/3/2019, 6:43 AM

Syrian President meets Iran's Supreme Leader

Syrian President visits Iran for the first time since start of Syrian conflict, thanks Iran for its assistance.Elad Benari, 2/26/2019, 6:02 AM

Twitter temporarily bans Khamenei's account

Twitter temporarily bans Iran's Supreme Leader from tweeting after ht posed a message threatening author Salman Rushdie.Elad Benari, 2/18/2019, 3:39 AM

Bolton to Khamenei: You won't have many more anniversaries

US National Security Adviser sends message to Iran’s Supreme Leader.Elad Benari, 2/12/2019, 1:04 AM

Khamenei: 'Death to America' directed at Trump

Iran’s Supreme Leader explains that “Death to America” chants is directed at Trump and US leaders, not the American nation.Elad Benari, 2/10/2019, 6:12 AM

Iran's Supreme Leader: US leaders are 'first-class idiots'

Iran’s Supreme Leader mocks US leaders but also acknowledges US sanctions are pressuring Iran.Elad Benari, 1/10/2019, 6:04 AM

ANALYSIS: Khamenei's regime in danger as Iran prepares for war

Iranian pundits say that Khamenei is aware that a majority of Iranians want a Western-style democracy. Will they get it?Yochanan Visser, 1/4/2019, 3:50 PM

Khamenei: Palestinians will establish a government in Tel Aviv

Iran’s Supreme Leader meets Islamic Jihad leader, says "Palestine" will be victorious over Israel.Elad Benari, 1/1/2019, 6:05 AM

Khamenei calls on army to increase its capability

Iran's Supreme Leader says Iran should increase its military capability and readiness to ward off enemies.Elad Benari, 11/29/2018, 6:09 AM

Khamenei: To hell with the US and Israel

Iran’s Supreme Leader blasts both Israel and the US on Twitter, says they will continue to fail.Elad Benari, 11/27/2018, 6:09 AM

Khamenei: 'Zionist regime' is clearly weaker

Iran’s Supreme Leader belittles Israel on Twitter, claims it is “weaker” than it has been in the past.Elad Benari, 11/26/2018, 6:08 AM

Watch: Iran military drills depict collapse of White House

Iranian Supreme Leader inspects foot drills in which a Star of David-adorned White House is destroyed.Elad Benari, 11/1/2018, 4:46 AM

Khamenei: America must receive another slap from Iran

Iran’s Supreme Leader says Iran must deliver a slap and defeat America by defeating sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/5/2018, 6:08 AM

Khamenei urges Iran's army to increase power

Iranian Supreme Leader urges Iran's armed forces to increase their power to "scare off" the enemy.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 11:22 PM

Pompeo to Khamenei: What have you done for Palestinians?

Secretary of State points out Iran's hypocrisy vis-a-vis the Palestinian Arabs.Elad Benari, 9/9/2018, 6:06 AM

Khamenei: US and Israel waging a media war against us

Iranian Supreme Leader claims the United States and Israel are waging a media war to discourage Iranians.Elad Benari, 9/7/2018, 2:04 AM

ANALYSIS: Iran in deep trouble as US sanctions restored

Khamenei already spent JCPOA $150 billion 'gift' on funding Mideast unrest - and the Iranian people know it.Yochanan Visser, 9/6/2018, 10:02 PM

Khamenei says no chance of war, but calls to bolster Iran's army

'No chance' Iran facing war, says Islamic republic's supreme leader, adding that Iran must nevertheless work to strengthen military.David Rosenberg, 9/2/2018, 5:03 PM

Khamenei admits mistake in nuclear negotiations

Iranian Supreme Leader says he made a mistake in allowing foreign minister to speak to Kerry during negotiations that led to 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 8/16/2018, 6:14 AM

'There will be no Mideast peace deal, Israel will wither away'

Ayatollah blasts President Trump's plans to broker peace between Israel, PA, says Israel will disappear, leaving only Palestinian state.David Rosenberg, 7/16/2018, 2:07 PM

Khamenei aide: The Americans and Zionists are weaker

Top military aide to Iran’s Supreme Leader warns that Iran has taken the necessary measures to respond to any U.S. and Israeli threats.Elad Benari, 6/26/2018, 6:45 AM

Khamenei: The Zionist regime will perish

In Twitter tirade, Iran's Supreme Leader predicts Israel will be destroyed.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/15/2018, 9:03 PM

Khamenei: Netanyahu a 'child killer' who plays the victim

Iran’s Supreme Leader blasts Prime Minister Netanyahu, brands him a "child killer".Elad Benari, 6/11/2018, 6:04 AM

Israeli Embassy 'trolls' Khamenei

After Iran's Supreme Leader calls Israel a cancerous tumor on Twitter, the Israeli Embassy mocks him with a GIF.Elad Benari, 6/5/2018, 5:15 AM

Khamenei sets conditions for Europe

Iran’s Supreme Leader sets out conditions for European powers if they want Tehran to stay in the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 5/24/2018, 12:05 AM

The Ayatollahs' clear and present threat to the USA

The architects of the July 2015 Iran Deal failed to realize that peaceful-coexistence and compliance with agreements, on the one hand, and the nature of the Ayatollahs, on the other hand, constitutes a classic oxymoron.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , 5/8/2018, 6:21 PM

Khamenei: Those who confront us will be defeated

Iran’s Supreme Leader accuses the United States on of trying to stoke a “regional crisis”.Elad Benari, 5/1/2018, 6:45 AM

Khamenei: We've neutralized American plans in the Middle East

Iran's Supreme Leader accuses U.S. of creating groups like ISIS to distract people from "Zionist regime".Elad Benari, 3/22/2018, 6:15 AM

Iran: Saudi Crown Prince is 'simple-minded'

Iran lashes out at Saudi Crown Prince who likened Khamenei to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler.Elad Benari, 3/16/2018, 5:42 AM

Khamenei: We won't negotiate with the West

Iran will not negotiate with the West over its presence in the Middle East, says its Supreme Leader.Elad Benari, 3/9/2018, 6:14 AM

Khamenei: Saudis committing 'treason' against Muslims

Iran’s Supreme Leader accuses Saudi rulers of committing treason by aligning themselves with the United States and Israel.Elad Benari, 1/17/2018, 2:05 AM

Khamenei: Americans and Zionists incited protests

Iran's Supreme Leader claims the United States and Israel spent months preparing the anti-government demonstrations in the country.Elad Benari, 1/10/2018, 6:08 AM

Khamenei: Trump will fail in his stance against Iran

Iran's Supreme Leader mocks Trump, says he's not as powerful and smart as Ronald Reagan.Elad Benari, 12/28/2017, 4:16 AM

Iranian general: War would lead to annihilation of Israel

IRGC commander says any new war in the region will lead to the annihilation of the “Zionist regime.”Elad Benari, 11/24/2017, 6:15 AM

Khamenei: ISIS a 'tumor' created by U.S. and Israel

Iran’s Supreme Leader praises his country’s contribution to the fight against ISIS.Elad Benari, 11/23/2017, 3:15 AM

Khamenei: We must cooperate with Russia to isolate U.S.

Iranian Supreme Leader tells visiting Russian President that Tehran and Moscow must step up cooperation to isolate the United States.Elad Benari, 11/2/2017, 6:16 AM