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  • IRAN: Rafsanjani still in the fight, the powerful cleric and his daughter say

     
    Two important messages emerged Wednesday about the political standing of Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, the Iranian power-broker whose support Iran's opposition movement had counted on to continue its struggle against the hard-line establishment....
  • IRAN: Move afoot to restore Rafsanjani to powerful Friday prayers post

     
    There's a new move afoot to get Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani back to the pulpit during Tehran's Friday prayers. According to a report Wednesday in the reformist daily newspaper Bahar (in Persian), the dean of Tehran's elite Imam Sadegh......
  • IRAN: Opposition leader's wife Zahra Rahnavard implicitly calls for peaceful protests during fire festival

     
    The wife of Iranian opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi called on country's green-themed protest movement to come out in full force during an upcoming annual fire festival but to refrain from using violence. "Chaharshanbeh Souri is a national and...
  • IRAN: Much ado about nothing in kerfuffle over Karroubi remarks

     
    A brouhaha kicked up by journalists over comments by opposition figure Mehdi Karroubi may be put to rest after the cleric-politician today issued an unambiguous denunciation of the disputed June 12 elections and subsequent crackdown. "The more we go...
  • IRAN: Is Obama administration dissing the 'green' opposition movement?

     
    As the United States attempts to grapple with Iran over its nuclear program, some worry that it will sacrifice the Islamic Republic's grass-roots opposition movement. Karim Sadjadpour is an Iran analyst at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in...
  • IRAN: Former prisoner says interrogators increasingly indifferent to Ahmadinejad

     
    Out of jail on $800,000 bail for just a few days after weeks in Tehran's Evin Prison, former Iranian Vice President Abdollah Ramezanzadeh told an Iranian news website that some of his interrogators were unenthusiastic about their jobs and had......
  • LEBANON: Psychic predicts Obama stalling in Afghanistan, Julio Iglesias making comeback

     
    In the year 2010, President Obama's decision to go to Afghanistan will backfire on him and the Democratic Party. Iraqi President Nour al-Malaki will stumble. A major spy network will be uncovered in Syria. Progress will be made on the......
  • Naked Ambition

     
    Which was the most fevered lunge for self-promotion by a power player? 1. Former Erie Democratic chairman Steve Pigeon, who helped in the Senate coup, saying: ???I think I'll end up playing a major role??? in the House. 2. Iran's......
  • IRAN: Concern over fate of star student who spoke out to Khamenei [Updated]

     
    It was near the end of a meeting Wednesday between Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and a group of university students when the man who is Iran's highest political and spiritual authority asked if there were any other questions. He spotted......
  • Iran's inner and outer circles of influence and power

    Iran's inner and outer circles of influence and power
    Iran's supreme leader spoke not with the thunder of a man regarded in his country as God's representative on Earth, but with the exasperated tone of a corporate manager chastising his employees. Ali Khamenei had ordered his deputies to start...
  • Budgetary spat in Iran

    Budgetary spat in Iran
    Iran watchers sought to make sense Monday of a spat between the conservative speaker of parliament and the country's hard-line president over a budgetary issue that found supreme leader Ali Khamenei issuing a rare but opaque opinion. The incident was the...
  • Sham in Iran

    Sham in Iran
    Today's topic: Was the Iran presidential election truly fraudulent, or is there any way incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad could have won by a 2-1 margin? Why would the supreme leader, Ali Khamenei, show his hand like this? Point: Matthew Duss I think...