TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday paid a visit to the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini (RA) and the martyrs section of Behesht-e Zahra Cemetery south of Tehran.
Ayatollah Khamenei also visited the grave of former chairman
of Iran’s Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani and the martyrs
cemetery and paid tribute to and honored the memory of the late Ayatollah
Rafsanjani and the martyrs and prayed for the loftiness of their position in
Every year, millions of Iranians across the country observe
ten days of celebrations, known as the Ten-Day Dawn, marking the anniversary of
the victory of the revolution that put an end to the monarchy of the US-backed
Pahlavi regime in the country.
The Iranian nation toppled the US-backed Pahlavi regime 38
years ago, ending the 2,500 years of monarchic rule in the country.