Newspaper Close to Khamenei Under Fire



The conservative Alef website interviewed four different influential individuals on their opinions about the recent wave of criticism against hard-line newspaper Kayhan, which is generally believed to represent the views of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

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Iran’s Investigator of Government Corruption Accused of Embezzling

Responses to controversial film continue

Former President Khatami, in a letter to the secretary general of the Organization of the Islamic Conference, has condemned the making of the controversial video, “The Innocence of Muslims,” which has sparked controversy across the Muslim world. Many have held the video to be the chief reason for several attacks against American targets across the region, the most dramatic being the assault on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, which resulted in the death of the American ambassador, Chris Stevens.

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