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Iran leader backs liberation from Israel 'tumour'

Iran leader backs liberation from Israel 'tumour'

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called on Tuesday for the "complete liberation" of Palestine from the "tumour" of Israel, renewing his regime's refusal to recognise Israel's right to exist.

Iran supreme leader: Bahrain's move against top cleric risks violence

Iran supreme leader: Bahrain's move against top cleric risks violence

Iran's supreme leader has blasted as "foolishness" a decision by Bahrain's leaders to strip a top Shia Muslim cleric of his citizenship, and said it could provoke violence from Shias, who make up the majority in the Sunni-ruled Gulf kingdom.

Khamenei says US, 'evil' Britain can't be trusted - state TV

Khamenei says US, 'evil' Britain can't be trusted - state TV

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Friday Tehran had no intention of cooperating on regional issues with its main enemies, the United States and "evil" Britain, state TV reported.

Khamenei accuses US of failing to respect nuclear deal

Khamenei accuses US of failing to respect nuclear deal

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accused Washington of failing to respect the terms of a nuclear deal that lifts sanctions on Tehran, in a speech Sunday marking Persian New Year.

Khamenei warns against US 'deceit' in nuclear deal

Khamenei warns against US 'deceit' in nuclear deal

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned on Tuesday against American "deceit" after Tehran finalised a landmark nuclear deal with world powers led by the United States.

Khamenei says US faces 'punch in mouth' in Iran polls

Khamenei says US faces 'punch in mouth' in Iran polls

Iran's supreme leader said Monday the United States was seeking to influence next month's elections in the Islamic republic but said such efforts would receive a "punch in the mouth".

Iran predicts "divine vengeance" after Saudis execute Shia cleric

Iran predicts "divine vengeance" after Saudis execute Shia cleric

Iranian protesters stormed the Saudi embassy in Tehran early on Sunday and Shia Muslim Iran's top leader predicted "divine vengeance" for Saudi Arabia's execution of a prominent Shia cleric.