‘Fundamentalist Iranian presidential candidate vows to “work for jihad”


Seyyed Ebrahim Raisos-Sadat, commonly known as Ebrahim Raisi, is an Iranian fundamentalist cleric and now also a candidate for Friday’s Presidential election in Iran. In this clip released by Fars News agency, he says, ‘Everybody knows that I am a servant of this nation – much like our teacher Shahid Beheshti, as I never give up serving the people against false accusations, propaganda, and lies.  In this way, with perseverance and resilience, I am here to serve the people. And if our brave commander Mr. Haj Suleiman Ghasemi continues to work hard in his Jihad and not give up, then I will work hard  and not give  up as well.’