The stolen election

Persepolis” cartoonist and filmmaker Marjane Satrapi says Iranians were robbed of their votes. Along with renowned filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Satrapi asked the European Union not recognize President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s re-election. Satrapi read from a paper allegedly from the Interior Ministry in Iran that stated opposition leader Mirhossein Mousavi had received 19,075,723 votes compared with 5,698,000 votes for Ahmadinejad.

(Reuters)

Pictures on Boston Globe’s Big Picture. Videos on SasanShah1‘s channel. 60 minutes Twitter downtime, a news break feared by activists, has already been postponed by a day… It’s down now.

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Anne

Teaching English for business communication skills, writing online for learners, translating, sailing whenever I can, from Washington, D.C.

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