Originally Posted by FreeTedWilliams
Do you honestly believe that Minster for Foreign Affairs for Iran, DOESN'T GET HIS ORDERS FROM Ahmadinejad????
The UN is a complete wate of time and money and a waste of some vaulable real estate.
the real question you need to be asking is who outranks Ahmadinejad? who runs Iran?
Functions and duties of The Supreme Leader of Iran:
-Delineation of the general policies of the Islamic Republic of Iran after consultation with the Nation's Expediency Discernment Council.
-Supervision over the proper execution of the general policies of the systems. Issuing decrees for national referendums.
-Assuming supreme command of the armed forces.
-Declaration of war and peace, and the mobilization of the armed forces.
-Appointment, dismissal, and acceptance of resignation of:
the fuqaha' on the Guardian Council.
the supreme judicial authority of the country.
the head of the radio and television network of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
the chief of the joint staff.
the chief commander of the Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution.
the supreme commanders of the armed forces.
-Resolving differences between the three wings of the armed forces and regulation of their relations.
-Resolving the problems, which cannot be solved by conventional methods, through the Nation's Expediency Council.
-Signing the decree formalizing the elections in Iran for the President of the Republic by the people.
-Dismissal of the President of the Republic, with due regard for the interests of the country, after the Supreme Court holds him guilty of the violation of his constitutional duties, or after a vote of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Parliament) testifying to his incompetence on the basis of Article 89 of the Constitution.
-Pardoning or reducing the sentences of convicts, within the framework of Islamic criteria, on a recommendation (to that effect) from the head of the Judiciary. The Leader may delegate part of his duties and powers to another person.
you might wanna check out what Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has to say....He has been Supreme Leader of Iran since 1989 and before that was president of Iran from 1981 to 1989.
he hates the united states.