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Mousavi And Up to 100 Reformers Arrested. Many People Hurt In Riots By Police

This story was last updated 6/14/2009 at 11:48 AM (U.S. Pacific Time). Numerous reports indicate that Mir Hossein Mousavi, the presidential candidate that run against Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Iran, has been placed under house arrest. NEWS JUNKIE began disseminating the news right after The Daily Kos posted a message from one of their informants on […]

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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: “Iran Chose The Path To Dignity…Pride”

TEHRAN – Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad spoke on national television on Saturday after he was declared winner over his popular incumbent, reformist candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi. In his speech, Ahmadinejad declared that Iranians had chosen a “path to the future” and “dignity and pride” under his administration. Iranians took to the streets as results became […]

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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s Win of Iran’s Election Sparks Riots

Ahmadinejad has been re-elected as president of Iran with a substantial poll win. With 80 % of the votes counted, Ahmadinejad had 65% of the vote against 32% for his main rival Mousavi. Mousavi had claimed victory earlier, at the closing of the polls and has complained about large scale voting irregularities. Nobody was expecting […]

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UN Security Council Unanimously Adopts Resolution on North Korea

Opinion by Gilbert Mercier, News Junkie Editor The UN Security council, today, unanimously adopted Resolution 1874. The 15 members body strongly condemned the 25 May nuclear test conducted by North Korea in ” violation and flagrant disregard” of previous resolutions ( 1695 & 1718). It also demanded that North Korea, “not conduct any further nuclear […]

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Iran’s Demographic Is The Real Problem For Hardliner Clerics

By Gilbert Mercier, NEWS JUNKIE POST Latest Update: 7/5/2009 @ 6:00 PM ( US/PST)Despite the result of the contested election,and the crack down orchestrated by the Ayatollahs hardliner and their enforcers, the reformists  will likely eventually prevail  in the medium term. The presidential elections are taking place in Iran on Friday. The participation is projected […]

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