Ali Akbar Mohtashamipur

Ali Akbar Mohtashamipur

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hojatoleslam Ali-Akbar Mohtashamipur is a Twelver Shia Hojatoleslam cleric who was active in the 1979 Iranian Revolution and later became interior minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran He is "seen as a founder of the Hezbollah movement in Lebanon and one of the "radical ... elements, advocating the export of the revolution," in the Iranian clerical hierarchy. In an assassination attempt targeting Mohtashemi, he lost his right hand when he was opening a book loaded with explosives. Mohtashemi studied in the holy city of Najaf Iraq, where he spent considerable time with his mentor the Ayatollah Khomeini. After the revolution he served as Iran's ambassador to Syria and later became Iran's Minister of the Interior.show more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 73g
  • Duc
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136616416
  • 9786136616414