Sister of Iran’s Supreme Leader has publicly criticized Iran’s government, calling it an “authoritarian regime” and saying it has severed ties with Her brother Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
In a message published by its headquarters in France son Mahmoud Maradkhani on On Twitter, Badri Hosseini Khamenei indicted the Iranian leader for Not listening to voice of The people. “
“As a human being dutyMany years ago, I brought up the votes again and again of The people on the ears of Mine brotherBut he did not pay attention and followed (the founder of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah) Khomeini way in suppression f killing people,” I wrote in message, adding that she later severed her ties with for him.
Iran witnessed widespread protests in recent months after death of A 22-year- old woman, Mahsa Amini, in nursery of Iran’s morality police.
thousands of people They were arrested, according to human rights groups, while more out of 200 people They died, according to what was acknowledged by the Iranian Ministry of Interior last week.
stretch her support against-government Protests, Badri Hosseini said the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) should lie down down their arms soon as such possible” And the “join The people. “
honesty of The letter has not been independently authenticated, Khamenei’s sister also He never spoke about it publicly.
This comes days after news of Badri Hosseini’s injury daughter The Iranian leader’s niece was arrested in Tehran over opposite-government Notes.
Farida Moradkhani posted a video in front of her arrest Likening the Iranian leader to “Hitler and Mussolini”, during the call for The international communityintervention.
“when they can arrest Mine daughter in fierce fashion clear They apply thousands of times more Violence of the oppressed sons and daughters of others,” she mother Wrote in the message.
Badri Hosseini married a prominent Iranian cleric Sheikh Ali Tehrani, who Die last month in age of 96.
tehrani, who took active part in 1979 revolution, later developed differences with key Numbers of Revolution and became a staunch critic of Islamic Republic.
Many Western governments imposed sanctions on Iran in Recent months, while the authorities in Tehran accuses Western countries of stir up unrest in Country.