A partnership of HuffPost and the
05/27/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Ahmadinejad Poison Pen Threat: Security Warns Iran's President

The restless nature of Iran's president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has long been a headache for the bodyguards charged with preserving his safety.

Not content with plunging into crowds during his frequent public appearances, Ahmadinejad has been known to drive alone and unprotected at night to deprived neighbourhoods to meet families who lost relatives during Iran's 1980-88 war with Iraq. He has dismissed advice that his habits could make him a sitting duck for potential assassins.

Read more on The Guardian

Subscribe to the World Post email.