Jun 4, 2019, 10:27 AM
Journalist ID: 1845
News Code: 83340821
1 Persons
Afghan cleric calls on people to continue following Imam Khomeini

Kabul, June 4, IRNA – Local officials in the Afghan province of Balkh described Imam Khomeini as an influential figure who revealed the arrogant characteristic of the US, and called on Afghan people to follow the late Iranian leader as a role model for helping their country out of crises.

Head of the Ulema Council of Balkh province Mohammad-Kazem Jafari said that the late Founder of the Islamic Republic in Iran the Imam Khomeini who disclosed the arrogance of the US to people led a revolution that is known as the biggest salvation revolution in the world.

Speaking on the occasion of the demise anniversary of Imam Khomeini, he said that if the Afghan people are seeking a way out of war and insecurity, they should take Imam Khomeini's causes as a role model.

Imam Khomeini introduced the religion of Islam to the world and warned Muslims on the conspiracies of the US, the Afghan religious official said.

Similarly, Mohammad-Bashir Towhidi, deputy governor of Balkh Province, emphasized that Imam Khomeini presented the reality of Islam to Iranian people and they managed to resist all pressures by following their leader's teachings.

Before the Islamic Revolution of Iran, no analyst could imagine that Imam Khomeini could confront the biggest regime of the Middle East, but he could overcome all the obstacles, he said.

Referring to the ample conspiracies against the Iranian people, including the eight-year of imposed war, the Afghan official said that the beliefs of Imam Khomeini formed the foundation of his resistance and victory in face of enemies.

He said that Afghan people can save their country from plots and crises by adhering to the model of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Imam Khomeini, the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the leader of the Islamic Revolution (1979), passed away in 1989 at the age of 93.


Follow us on Twitter @IrnaEnglish

Your Comment

You are replying to: .
6 + 10 =