The Most Powerful Person in Iran: Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

For the fifth consecutive day, protesters flooded the streets of Iran's major cities today, accusing the government of rigging last week's presidential election. The last time Iran had street demonstrations this big was 30 years ago. In 1979, Iranians deposed U.S.-backed dictator Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi and established the Islamic Republic. "These are the most significant demonstrations in the history of the Islamic Republic over the past 30 years," said Afshin Molavi, a former Reuters...Full Story
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