Khamenei mocks US ‘fiasco,’ says it’s God’s revenge for meddling in Middle East

Iran’s supreme leader also says Tehran wants US to first lift sanctions before any return to nuclear commitments; Revolutionary Guard unveils new underground missile base

In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Jan. 8, 2021. in Tehran, Iran. (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP)

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Friday mocked the turmoil in the US after a violent mob loyal to US President Donald Trump overran the Capitol building in Washington, calling it God’s revenge for American interference in the Middle East.

During a 50-minute speech, Khamenei addressed the transition of power in the US by calling American politics a “fiasco.”

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