Raeisi Appointed Razavi Foundation Chief

Raeisi Appointed Razavi Foundation ChiefRaeisi Appointed Razavi Foundation Chief

In a decree issued on Monday, the Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei appointed Hojjatoleslam Ebrahim Raeisi as new chairman of Astan Quds Razavi, a charitable foundation holding the trusteeship of Imam Reza's (PBUH) shrine, IRNA reported. Raeisi, a member of Assembly of Experts and top judicial official, replaces the late Ayatollah Abbas Vaez-Tabasi who died on Friday at the age of 80.