Ruholla Khomeini


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Iranian religious leader of the Shiites

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The doctrine Rauf cited, Vilayet-i-faqih, was formulated by Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini, leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution and the man responsible for that country's descent into religious tyranny.
Opposition to the Shah united behind the Muslim traditionalist movement led by Iran's main spiritual leader, Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini, from exile in France.
Opposition had become united behind the Muslim traditionalist movement led by Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini.
A half century ago in Iran, the CIA engineered a coup that fueled lingering resentments of the United States, which ultimately found expression in the rise of Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini and fundamentalist Islam.
A ripped banner hangs above photos taken during the upheaval in Iran when the shah was overthrown and Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini took control.