The international media report that the early results suggest that the caricature president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has the ‘parliament’ – they don’t call it temple – has won a strong victory! I’m speechless; do they mean that there was an opposition? Alive? Reformists also hailed successes, despite the barring of large numbers of their candidates from the race.
The EU has criticized the conduct of the vote as “neither fair nor free”. What Iran’s dictators have to do with fair and freedom? You just need to read a couple of the puppet dictator’s speeches to understand that freedom in Iran is prison or shot dead!