Tehran (IP) - The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei held a grand mourning ceremony to commemorate late President, Ebrahim Raisi at Imam Khomeini Hosseiniyeh, in Tehran on Saturday, May 25.

Iran PressIran news: Iran's President Ebrahim Raisi, Hojjatul-Islam Ale-Hashem Friday Prayers Imam of Tabriz, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Malek Rahmati, General Governor of East Azarbaijan, pilot, co-pilot, crew chief, head of the security team and one of the bodyguards and several other companions were on their way towards Tabriz, northwestern Iran, when their helicopter crashed on Sunday and all martyred along the president. 

President Raisi and his colleagues were returning from the opening ceremony of an Iranian-Azerbaijani join dam project when their helicopter crashed.

Iran's late President, Ebrahim Raisi, was buried in his home city of Mashhad after the people of Iran bid their last farewell to him in the northeastern city of Iran.  

The appreciative and loyal masses in a historic and emotional ceremony mourned for him and his companions.