Ayatollah Ali Khameini in the trenches during the Iran-Iraq War; 1980s

The current Iranian Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khameini (pictured on the right) photographed in a trench during the Iran-Iraq war. The date of the photograph is sadly unknown, and the name of the photographer is open to speculation. Khameini took an active role during the conflict, building close ties with the Revolutionary Guard Corps which has helped him to realise his political ambitions.

Exact date taken unknown
Source Salehat.IR/Wikipedia
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Uploaded by Improbability on 2016-03-12


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