Palestinian Factions Congratulate Raisi

Palestinian factions congratulate Ebrahim's victory and appreciate "the great Iranian role in supporting the rights and resistance of our Palestinian people."

  • Raisi holds a press conference at a polling station in Tehran - June 18 (AFP).
    Raisi holds a press conference at a polling station in Tehran - June 18 (AFP).

Hamas congratulated Ebrahim Raisi after he was elected President of the Iranian Republic.

A statement by the movement, today, Saturday: “We ask God Almighty to grant him success in leading the country, serving the Islamic Republic of Iran, achieving the aspirations of its people towards further development, progress and prosperity, continuing and strengthening Iran’s honorable stances in solidarity with Palestine and supporting the steadfastness of Palestine and the Palestinian people".

The Palestinian "Mujahideen" Movement congratulated the "peaceful completion of the presidential elections."

The Movement's Deputy Secretary-General Salem Atallah congratulated Ebrahim Raisi and praised "the great Iranian role in supporting the rights and resistance of our Palestinian people."

"We look forward to more work and solidarity along the axis of resistance against Zionist terrorism and American arrogance," he added.

For its part, the resistance committees in Palestine congratulated Raisi's victory in the presidential elections.

In a statement after Raisi's victory was announced, the committee considered, "The success of the democratic experiment in Iran over four decades has proven that the Iranian people are capable of facing all challenges and standing up to the forces of injustice and global arrogance."