Sayyed Nasrallah Added: Imam Khamenei plays more than one role, as he is has the bet knowledge in jurisprudence and has been giving lectures for 20 years, he is also a leader, the leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
He added Sayyed Nasrallah: This position requires courage and qualification.
Sayyed Nasrallah tells, Since the departure of Imam Khomeini, and amid the threats, conspiracies, and sanctions that Iran has been facing, Imam Khamenei has confronted the threats, turning them to opportunities until Iran became a regional power.
Sayyed Nasrallah said, the third role his eminence plays is being a great Islamic intellect, as he is one of the most significant religious references, and a leader who take important stances, this role needs to be highlighted more.
His eminence said: Since his youth, Imam Khamenei had wide intellectual interest. He has always been into history, biography, literature, poetry, and novels, and he even attends the annual book exhibition in Tehran and gives his opinion in everything.
Sayyed Nasrallah expressed: I haven’t known any leader in the world who gives this much of his time to for this issues and communicates directly to the fears and gaps the nation is suffering.
Sayyed Nasrallah said: I have highlighted on all this points to indicated that we should learn about Imam Khamenei more, not for his benefit, but for our benefit.
Sayyed Nasrallah said: We are in need of a reference who is always updated and aware of the developments and events… The Takfiri movement we are suffering from today should not only be confronted with politics and media, but also with intellectualism.
Sayyed Nasrallah added: The enemies’ conspiracies have moved us to the state of defense, and we need great efforts to defend Islam and present Imam Khamenei as an Islamic and humanitarian intellect.
He told: On the latest developments, specifically regarding the Qalamoon battles that have been taking place in the past couple of days, I would like to say that most of that region is now in the hands of the Syrian Arab Army
Sayyed Nasrallah concluded: The battle against ISIS in Qalamoun has begun, and we will move forward in this battle until we put an end to this malicious terrorist threat on our borders