Iran's supreme chief, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has held many key meetings with his economic and military advisers in modern days to get ready for the chance of war with the United States.
Resources report the preparations are to contain the execution of people Iranians who oppose the regime.
Khamenei has been noticed to say that the coming of the last Islamic Messiah, the Shiites' 12th Imam Mahdi, is close to and that specific actions need to have to be taken to safeguard the Islamic regime for approaching gatherings.
Mahdi, according to Shiite opinion, will reappear at the time of Armageddon.
Chosen forces inside the Ground-breaking Guards and Basij reportedly have been trained underneath a task force referred to as â€œSoldiers of Imam Mahdiâ€ and they will bear the duty of security and protecting the routine versus uprisings. Several in the Guards and Basij have been instructed that the 12th Imam is on earth, facilitated the triumph of Hezbollah above Israel in the 2006 war and quickly will announce publicly his presence right after the essential surroundings is developed.
According to SepahOnline, sources inside the Vali'eh Amr, the innovative forces in charge of the supreme leader's safety, report that Khamenei held many meetings in current days at which the leader instructed his advisers to tighten the grip on everyone who opposes or may well oppose the routine in scenario of war.
These steps incorporate investigations of every particular person or group that was professional-routine but now maintain views opposite to routine policies. Also getting designed is a record, to be introduced to Khamenei, to determine the destiny of any opponents.
It also was made a decision that people political prisoners who will not repent will be executed, the resources stated.
This motion also was taken by the founder of the Islamic routine in 1988, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.
In the ebook, â€œA Time to Betray,â€ it is documented when Khomeini announced the marketing campaign, he mentioned, â€œIf the particular person at any phase or at any time maintains his (or her) assistance for the opposing groups, the sentence is execution. Annihilate the enemies of Islam instantly.â€
The fatwa led to the execution of hundreds of innocent gentlemen and women of all ages in a really brief interval.
The record of actions by Khamenei includes investigation of private organization owners. If records demonstrate that at any time in the earlier they have not supported the Islamic routine, their corporations and belongings could be confiscated.
Journalists, writers and publishers who are regarded to be towards the regime would be arrested and punished. Even large non secular authorities who do not entirely assistance Khamenei will be put beneath surveillance and dealt with if they grow to be outspoken about the course of the place.
Numerous journalists already have been arrested in the prior week. In a current speech, Khamenei hinted of a warlike surroundings and warned individuals clerics who might question his course of the place that their survival is tied to the survival of the Islamic routine. Several Iranians who resent the routine resent the religion it encourages, so even opposition clerics may not fare properly really should the routine drop.
The strategy by the chief calls for complete control of Tehran, the money in which the presence of the Basij and Hezbollah militias would be quite observable so that no one would dare to problem the regime.
This reports arrives in light of the formation of the â€œRemoval Committee,â€ which secretly would eradicate all regarded as opponents, even inside of the navy and the federal government.
Khamenei's incredible steps are based possibly on an comprehending that war could be imminent or that the regime has decided to announce it has nuclear capability and is finding all set for a attainable reaction from Israel or The united states.
Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi, an important cleric and a radical Twelver, previously had mentioned that Khamenei ascends to the sky every 12 months to get route from Imam Mahdi, and sources near to the cleric have disclosed that Khamenei has been ordered by Imam Mahdi to continue with the nuclear plan in spite of throughout the world objection as it will facilitate his coming.
Last March, a Iranian solution documentary, â€œThe Coming Is Upon Us,â€ was revealed to depict Khamenei as the mythical determine who produces the environment for the reappearance of Mahdi by primary Iran to ruin Israel.
Reza Kahlili is a pseudonym for an ex-CIA spy who needs anonymity for basic safety factors. He is a senior fellow with EMPact America and the creator of â€œA Time to Betray,â€ a ebook about his ambigu life as a CIA agent in Iran's Innovative Guards. â€œA Time to Betrayâ€ was the winner of the 2010 National Best E-book Award, and the 2011 International Best Book Award ( via wnd.com ).