The Eid al-Adha Prayer Leader, in Tehran, Ayatollah Seyed Ahmad Khatami, has said that the Islamic Revolution showed that super powers can break down with the nations’ resistance. According to the Shiite News, he pointed out that prior to victory of Islamic Revolution, the two viewpoints of communism and liberal democracy ruled the world, while Â following the victory of Islamic Revolution, the viewpoint of communism collapsed and the viewpoint of liberal democracy is deteriorating.
Ayatollah Khatami reiterated that the US, which once imagined itself as the sole power in Middle East, has currently being bogged down in Afghanistan and Iraq quagmires and the people of Iraq and Afghanistan resent the US.
He went on to underline that the idea of invincibility of the Zionist regime was also shattered during the 33-day Lebanon War and the 22-day Gaza raid.
Ayatollah Khatami further congratulated the people of Iraq on formation of the new Iraqi government with the mutual empathy of the Iraqi people, elites, and politicians, following an eight-month delay.Back to top button
Furthermore, in an address to a few regional states, Ayatollah Khatami said that these states will also suffer from the consequences of insecurity in Iraq and that they should know that one day every fact will be revealed.
Ayatollah Khatami also congratulated Muslims on the auspicious occasion of Eid Al-Adha.