Feb 22, 2019, 2:34 PM
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Iran’s Leader condoles demise of senior cleric

Tehran, Feb 22, IRNA – Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei issued a message on Friday condoling the demise of Ayatollah Mohammad Momen, a member of the Assembly of Experts and a member of Guardian Council.

In his message, the Supreme Leader said that Ayatollah Momen’s demise was a loss for the seminary.

Ayatollah Khamenei hailed Ayatollah Momen’s academic position as well as his record of fight against the regime of former Shah of Iran.

The Leader condoled with the bereaved family of the late Ayatollah Momen, the great ulema of Qum seminary, particularly his students and friends, and all the people of his hometown, Qum.

Ayatollah Khamenei prayed for his departed soul to rest in peace.

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