Seyed Ali Khamenei

AKA: Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hosseini Khamenei

Seyed Ali Khamenei
سید علی خامنه ای
Seminary School
23 May 2020
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  • Member of the Council of the Islamic Revolution (Dec 1978 - Jun 1980)
  • Head of the IRGC (24 Nov 1979 - 24 Feb 1980)
  • Member of Parliament (Feb 1980 - Sep 1981)
  • President (Sep 1981 - Jun 1989)
  • Head of the Expediency Discernment Council (Feb 1988 - Jun 1989)
  • Deputy of Revolution Affairs in the Ministry of Defence (Unknown)
  • Friday Prayer Imam, Tehran (1979 - present)
  • Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Jun 1989 - present)
These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.

On 24 June, 2019, the President of the United States issued an executive order placing Ali Khamenei and his office on the US Treasury Department's sanctions list. According to this decree, the assets of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic or the assets belonging to the office of the Supreme Leader that are in the territory of the United States or under the control of American companies and banks have been frozen and he has been banned from entering the United States. The decree also imposed secondary sanctions on officials appointed by Khamenei and his office.