Ebrahim Raisi: “The U.S. is obliged to lift all oppressive sanctions against Iran. I am proud of being a defender of human rights and of people’s security and comfort as a prosecutor wherever I was. All actions I carried out during my office were always in the direction of defending human rights.”
Ebrahim Raisi was born on 14 December 1960, Mashhad. Raeisi claims a lineage tracing back to the prophet Muhammad, which enables him to wear a black turban. Hard-line judiciary chief Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi won Iran’s 2021 presidential election by a landslide. Ebrahim Raisi Biography and Profile.