Ali Khamenei

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Ali Khamenei
Ilham Aliyev meet Ali Khamenei - March 5, 2017 (4) (Cropped).jpg
2nd Supreme Leader of Iran
Assumed office
4 June 1989
Preceded by Ruhollah Khomeini
Personal details
Born (1939-04-19) April 19, 1939 (age 78)
Mashhad , Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran Iran
Political party Islamic Republic Party (when president)
Religion Shia Islam

Grand Ayatollah About this sound Seyyed ‘Ali Hossayni Khamene’i (Persian pronunciation)  (Persian: آیت‌الله سید علی حسینی خامنه‌ای ayatollah Seyyed `Ali Ḥoseyni Khamene'i) (born 19 April 1939)[1] also known as Seyyed Ali Khamene'i,[2][3] is the current Supreme Leader of Iran. He was the president of Iran from 1981 to 1989.

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  1. http://english.khamenei.ir/news/2157/Detailed-biography-of-Ayatollah-Khamenei-Leader-of-Islamic-Revolution
  2. http://www.leader.ir/langs/EN/index.php?p=bio
  3. http://www.habilian.ir/en/201705223239/terror-victims/ayatollah-seyed-ali-khamenei.html

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