Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said on
Wednesday that the diplomatic apparatus is expected to publicize the new
word of the Islamic Republic in the international dialogue.
In a meeting with ambassadors of the Islamic Republic abroad and
foreign minister, the Islamic Revolution Leader said that the Islamic
Republic of Iran has developed a dialogue in light of public participation
in governing system and the divine values.
The Islamic Revolution Leader acknowledged that diplomacy is the scene
of confrontation and challenge due to interest conflict and said that for
Iranian ambassadors working for the diplomatic apparatus is beyond the
ordinary diplomatic mission because they represent a governing system with
which the arrogant powers have developed a basic dispute.
'Officials of Foreign Ministry and ambassadors of the Islamic Republic
of Iran are the forerunners in the front of diplomacy.'
Ayatollah Khamenei said that the front of the world arrogance are
afraid of the name of Islam, because Islam calls for campaign against
tyranny, aggression and occupation citing the concern expressed by the
arrogant powers about the Islamic symbols of the uprisings in the Arab
world and victory of the Islamists in the aftermath democratic elections.
Ayatollah Khamenei said that the arrogant powers have exercised
extensive hostility against the Islamic Republic of Iran and the progress
made in science and technology over the past 30 years.
'The young scientists of Iran who have made breakthrough in science and
technology including the nuclear and nanotechnology are proud of being a
Basij (volunteer forces) member. That's why the arrogant powers have
Islamic Revolutio n Leader said that the current hostility of the
arrogant powers against the Islamic Republic of Iran is beyond the
diplomatic challenges so that the staff of the diplomatic apparatus must
work with reliance upon the Almighty God and firm determination in light
of a promise by God that they will be rewarded for serving the truth.
He said that strength of the diplomatic apparatus depends on moral
strength of the individuals working for the mission and their inner faith
in Almighty God, adding that strong belief of every individual forms the
inner strength of every society.
The Islamic Revolution Leader advised the family members of the
ambassadors to boost their belief in promises made by God for those
serving the truth.
Ayatollah Khamenei said that the current status of the Islamic Republic
indicates the promises of Almighty God have come true so that the slogans
of the Iranian nation in the early stage of the Islamic Revolution are
being heard in the countries which have made enmity with Iran over the
past 30 years. 'This is the real indication of progress and national
The Islamic Revolution Leader said that the aspirations of Iranian
nation have blossomed out in the Middle East, the Persian Gulf and North
Africa proving the God's promise of help for Iranian nation who have
tolerated hardship because of enmity of the arrogant powers for paving the
path of truth and belief in God.
Ayatollah Khamenei said that Iranian diplomats will come out victorious
from the negotiating table when they put forward their logic faithfully so
that they will impose their logic on the other side something which is
possible with reliance upon blessings of God.
The Islamic Revolution Leader said that the political arrangements in
the region, Europe and the entire world have undergone d ramatic change
which should be monitored by the Foreign Ministry.
He said that the Islamic awakening in the Islamic countries and mainly
the Arab world is a reality and revolutions are underway in those
The Islamic Revolution Leader cited the developments in the Arab world
in 1960s and in Eastern Europe in 1990s and said that the current
revolutions in the region and the chains of protests in the western
countries are of high magnitude.
Ayatollah Khamenei said that strong presence of the people in the
protest scenes and the United States crackdown are the two basic
difference of the current public protests and those took place in 1990s.
'Some believe that the US is behind the current uprisings in the Arab
states just like those who believed that the US was behind the Islamic
revolution 30 years ago. It proved not right.'
Elaborating on the revolution in Egypt, the Islamic Revolution Leader
said that of course the US did not dislike to replace Hosni Mubarak with a
democrat and popular figure, but, the fact is that if a real democrat and
popular individual takes office in Egypt, he will absolutely oppose the
United States and the Zionists.
'What is going on in the region is the Islamic Awakening. Of course, it
does not mean that they will follow the model of Iran or the Islamic
Republic of Iran,' Ayatollah Khamenei said.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said on
Monday that the great occasion of Hajj pilgrimage provides unique
opportunity to manifest noble Islam on the basis of conforming politics to
In a meeting with officials in charge of organizing Hajj pilgrimage,
Ayatollah Khamenei said that Hajj pilgrimage is a great opportunity and a
blessing from God.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution said that optimum use of the Hajj
blessing would be thanksgiving to God and that the occasion must reinforce
IR Leader said that organizers of Hajj pilgrimage from every Muslim
nation must explain the noble Islamic teachings to those thirsty for
Ayatollah Khamenei said that Islam is a religion for every aspect of
life and that the Islamic values must be a pplied to the politics of the
Muslim nations and governments.
IR Leader advised organizers of Hajj pilgrimage to explain realities of
Iran to pilgrims from other countries.
"Every Iranian pilgrim must be symbol of a polite individual and
faithful in Islamic brotherhood respecting the discipline. This is the
practical propagation of the Islamic values," Ayatollah Khamenei added.
Prior to Ayatollah Khamenei's remarks, Representative of the Leader for
Hajj Affairs Hojatoleslam Qazi Askar gave a report on planning for Hajj
pilgrimage and said that the Supreme Leader's recommendations have been
taken into account to upgrade cultural aspect of Hajj.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei on
Monday highlighted the role of public presence and spiritual faith in
nationís victories in different arenas.
Ayatollah Khamenei made the remark in a Monday meeting with a group of
officials in charge of celebrating Dey 9 (December 30) event.
Ayatollah Khamenei said the public movement which culminated as the
massive demonstrations on that day was a magnificent incident whose
outcomes resembled those of the events happenings in the early days of the
Islamic Revolution in the country over three decades ago.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution referred to the element of "public
presence" as the great heritage of the founder of the Islamic Republic in
Iran the late Imam Khomeini.
Ayatollah Khamenei further said the miraculous element which mobilizes
people and persuades them to stay vigilant on the scene is the faith which
is deeply rooted in their hearts.