Jun 11 2010

How Close Did Iranian Protesters Come to Winning?

Published by at 9:02 am under Middle East,politics

A lot closer than most people realized. A new Guardian documentary reveals “a ruling elite so unsettled by the uprising that it had a plane on standby ready to fly the president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, and the supreme leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, to Syria at a moment’s notice.”

What might have been.

H/T to Harry’s Place

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2 Responses to “How Close Did Iranian Protesters Come to Winning?”

  1. real conservativeon 11 Jun 2010 at 11:44 am

    The leadership isn’t the problem actually.

  2. alexon 11 Jun 2010 at 11:43 pm

    BO did nothing.

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