Supreme Leader of Iran facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSupreme Leader of the
Islamic Republic of Iran
|Office of the Supreme Leader|
|Reports to||Assembly of Experts|
|Residence||House of Leadership|
|Appointer||Assembly of Experts|
|Term length||Life tenure|
|Constituting instrument||Constitution of Iran|
|Formation||3 December 1979|
|First holder||Ruhollah Khomeini|
The Supreme Leader of Iran is the head of state of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The Supreme Leader is also the highest ranking Islamic cleric in the country.
The position of Supreme Leader was created after the Islamic Revolution of 1979 in Iran.
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