Iran's supreme leader reportedly slams 'American Sniper'

February 17, 2015 9:26 AM

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Iran's supreme leader reportedly slams 'American Sniper'

Feb. 8, 2015: In this photo released by an official website of the office of the Iranian Supreme Leader, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei delivers speech during a meeting with air force commanders and officers in Tehran. (AP Photo/Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader)

TEHRAN, Iran – Iran's supreme leader has criticized the film "American Sniper," saying the movie about a U.S. soldier fighting in Iraq encourages violence against Muslims, a state-run newspaper reported Tuesday.

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