NCRI - Ahmad Montazeri, son of Hossein-Ali Montazeri, Khomeini's former heir (who revealed a shocking audio tape On August 9, 2016 in which Montazeri can be heard telling a meeting of members of the “Death Committee” 28 years ago (August 15, 1988) that they are carrying out a crime against humanity), has regarded the presidential candidacy of Ebrahim Raisi, member of the same Death Committee involved in the 1988 massacre of political prisoners, as a ‘joke’ and ‘an insult to Iranian people’.
NCRI - Following Ebrahim Raeesi's candidacy in the upcoming presidential election in Iran, the issue regarding the massacre of 1988 in which 30 000 political prisoners killed has emerged once again and greatly supported in the media affiliated with the regime since the candidate is the former member of the death commission in 1988.
NCRI - Ebrahim Raisi is officially announced the Iranian regime’s presidential candidate, with his candidacy revealing more than ever the Iranian regime’s critical conditions.
Ebrahim Raisi, the new candidate in upcoming sham election in Iran
The candidacy of a cleric well known for his role in the atrocious crimes by the regime ruling Iran over the past three decades was announced. Ebrahim Raisi, currently head of the massive Astan Quds Razavi entity in control of a sacred Shiite Muslim shrine, will be running for president in the May 19 polls. Heshmat Alavi wrote in the ‘American Thinker’ on April 7, 2017.
The notorious Ebrahim Raisi has publicly announced that he will stand as a candidate in the sham Presidential election.
In a letter addressed to the regime's Supreme Leader Khamenei on March 22, some 50 mullahs, members of the Assembly of Experts, requested his nomination. He had told other factions that he would run for office if he had Khamenei's approval.
NCRI - The Iranian MP, Javad Karimi Ghodoosi affiliated with regime’s supreme leader Khamenei stated: “a person should be elected as the president that is motivated and has the revolutionary spirit, since monarchism will not resolve issues in governance."
NCRI - The rate of unemployment will not reduce since a large number of young graduates are entering the job market. The Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare, Ali Rabiei stipulated.
NCRi - Javad Karimi-Ghodousi, Iranian regime’s MP close to Khamenei’s faction, confessed during a clash of the rival factions that “traffickers have influence not only in customs’ administration, but in the parliament and other entities, while the president does not believe in combating smuggling and is doing too little in this regard”, according to state-run bultannews website on Friday March 24.
While congratulating all of Iran’s hardworking laborers, the Labor Commission of the National Council of Resistance of Iran described the minimum wage announced by the mullahs’ regime in Iran for the new Iranian calendar year as cruel and unacceptable.
A senior fellow at the American Foreign Policy Council has said that the threats from an already dangerous Iran are multiplying and will continue regardless of the outcome of the forthcoming election there.