July 13, 2011

Iranian Spin on the Arab Spring

Daily Star, Daily Star

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Ahmadinejad's words of wisdom, uttered during a meeting with a visiting Turkish official, have a lovely ring to them. It’s a safe, general call, since no names are named; no country is embarrassed by being singled out. It's also the height of cynicism, or outright hypocrisy, for a senior Iranian official to offer advice on how to respond to the demands of the street.

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