Iran’s supreme leader calls US officials ‘idiots,’ but hints sanctions hurting

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Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei

(Worthy News) - Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that American sanctions are putting pressure on Iran and its people.

In an unusually forceful speech from the holy city of Qom, Khamenei also mocked American leaders, as top US diplomat Mike Pompeo made a tour of the region.

US President Donald Trump pulled out of an international agreement on Iran’s nuclear program in May and in November reimposed sanctions on Tehran. [ Source: Times of Israel (Read More...) ]

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