Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi

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  • Authorities unanimous on Iran’s JCPOA move: cleric 2019-07-12 17:50

    Authorities unanimous on Iran’s JCPOA move: cleric

    TEHRAN – Hojjatoleslam Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer leader of Tehran, says authorities unanimously agree on reducing Iran’s commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Cleric: Iran managed to humiliate U.S. in Iraq, Syria 2019-04-21 19:55

    Cleric: Iran managed to humiliate U.S. in Iraq, Syria

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran, has highlighted U.S. failures in the region, saying the Islamic Republic managed to discredit the U.S. in Iraq and Syria.

  • seddiqi 2019-03-08 20:39

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    JCPOA did not improve people’s livelihoods: Cleric

    TEHRAN – Despite promises, the nuclear deal did not improve people’s livelihoods, the Friday prayer leader of Tehran said.

  • Cleric likens joining FATF to ‘self-sanctioning’ 2018-12-14 23:50

    Cleric likens joining FATF to ‘self-sanctioning’

    TEHRAN – The interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran has warned authorities against repeating the failed experience of the 2015 nuclear deal by joining the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), Mehr reported.

  • Cleric likens FATF to Capitulation Law 2018-11-09 22:57

    Cleric likens FATF to Capitulation Law

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran, has likened the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to the Capitulation Law, warning Iranian authorities to beware of the hegemonic powers’ plots in pushing for its ratification.

  • Cleric: Missile strikes showed Iran’s power 2018-10-05 21:29

    Cleric: Missile strikes showed Iran’s power

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran, has lauded the recent missile attacks by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on terrorists in the Iraqi Kurdistan and eastern Syria as a sign of Iran’s military “power”.

  • No talks with Trump’s United States: cleric 2018-08-04 10:02

    No talks with Trump’s United States: cleric

    TEHRAN – Cleric Kazem Seddiqi on Friday pointed to the U.S. government’s violation of its international commitments, ruling out the possibility of talks with the United States “under the current administration and president”.

  • Cleric criticizes miscalculation about nuclear deal 2018-06-29 20:38

    Cleric criticizes miscalculation about nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Cleric Kazem Seddiqi said on Friday that executive officials waited too long for the nuclear deal to bear fruit and did not do much for the economy.

  • seddiqi 2018-05-19 06:25

    Cleric: Arab leaders have turned mute on Palestine

    TEHRAN - Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran, has said that Arab leaders have turned mute over the Israeli moves in Palestine.

  • Cleric calls for vigilance against enemies’ threats 2018-04-21 07:34

    Cleric calls for vigilance against enemies’ threats

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, Tehran’s interim Friday prayer preacher, has said that people and officials should be vigilant in dealing with enemies’ threats.

  • We despise imposed hijablessness, cleric says 2018-03-10 10:53

    We despise imposed hijablessness, cleric says

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran, has said that “we are proud of our women’s hijab and despise imposed lack of hijab.”

  • Palestinian people should be armed: cleric 2017-12-16 10:08

    Palestinian people should be armed: cleric

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, Tehran’s interim Friday prayer preacher, said the Palestinian people should be armed in their struggle against the Israeli regime, Mehr reported.

  • Yemenis to emerge victorious against Riyadh, cleric predicts 2017-11-25 08:49

    Yemenis to emerge victorious against Riyadh, cleric predicts

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Kazem Seddiqi, the interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran, has criticized Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen, predicting that the Yemeni people will soon emerge victorious.

  • Cleric calls Trump ‘weak-minded’ ‘bad-tempered’, ‘deceitful liar’ 2017-09-23 08:52

    Cleric calls Trump ‘weak-minded’ ‘bad-tempered’, ‘deceitful liar’

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s Friday prayer preacher Kazem Seddiqi on Friday lambasted the U.S. government for anti-Iran rhetoric, saying such behavior manifests the true face of that “corrupt regime”.

  • seddiqi 2017-07-29 09:50

    Cleric calls for naming committed ministers

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s provisional Friday prayers leader Hojjatoleslam Kazzem Seddiqi has called on President Hassan Rouhani to nominate committed ministers in his next administration.

  • Candidates should address poverty: Seddiqi 2017-07-08 09:41

    Cleric condemns Saudi massacre of civilians in Yemen

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s interim Friday prayer leader has blasted the Riyadh government for its continued massacre of civilians in Yemen.

  • Candidates should address poverty: Seddiqi 2017-05-12 20:30

    Candidates should address poverty: Seddiqi

    TEHRAN – Interim Friday Prayer preacher of Tehran Ayatollah Kazem Sediqqi has called on the presidential candidates to address the problems of the needy and to tackle poverty.

  • Candidates must not dictate to the Guardian Council: cleric 2017-04-15 09:31

    Candidates must not dictate to the Guardian Council: cleric

    TEHRAN – An interim Tehran Friday preacher has urged the presidential candidates to obey the law, saying those who run for president must not dictate to the Guardian Council.

  • 02br2 seddiqi.jpg 2017-01-21 09:33

    Friday prayer leader praises firefighters

    TEHRAN – A day after the Plasco business center in downtown Tehran was burned down and left many firefighters dead the interim Friday prayer leader of Tehran praised firefighters for their sacrifices. 

  • 02br3 mehr seddiqi80.jpg 2016-12-24 09:53

    ‘Aleppo liberation marks victory of Islam over hegemons’

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian cleric on Friday hailed the recent recapture of the northwestern Syrian city of Aleppo as a victory of Islam’s fighters against arrogant powers.

  • 02br2 seddiqi.jpg 2016-10-22 09:00

    One can do without America: cleric

    TEHRAN – An interim Tehran Friday preacher has said life without the U.S. is possible, stating, “Those who think one cannot live without America lack revolutionary life.”