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Iran Election 2009

Guardian Council Agrees To Conduct Limited Recount In Iran's Disputed Vote

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI and JASON KEYSER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Thousands of Iranians swarmed the streets of Tehran on Tuesday in rival demonstrations over the country's disputed presidential e...

Revolution? No. Regime Change? Maybe

Olivia Sterns | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Olivia Sterns

It's difficult to draw any conclusions from the rapidly unfolding election crisis in Tehran. Not even the regime has any idea what is going to happen, but perhaps that's the most important point.

Jason Linkins

Rush Limbaugh Accuses Huffington Post Of Ignoring Iranian Protests

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Oh, snap! Rush Limbaugh says that we here at the Huffington Post are history's greatest monsters because while "people are being gunned down in Iran"...

Inside Iran: Tehran Student Mourns For Her Country

The Independent | "Maryam" | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

"Maryam" I The Independent I cannot put my feeling into words. I can only express my sorrow for my country. The result is unbelievable. It is a blata...

Iran Election

Lloyd Garver | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lloyd Garver

Some people keep insisting that an American-style democracy can be developed anywhere in the world, including the Mideast. Up until this weekend, they...

Ayatollah Khamenei Orders Probe Of Iran Election Fraud

AP | ANNA JOHNSON and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — In a massive outpouring reminiscent of the Islamic Revolution three decades ago, hundreds of thousands of Iranians streamed throu...

Jason Linkins

Fareed Zakaria GPS Redeems CNN's Iran Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A couple of years ago, I was at a party, locked deep in conversation with a former producer at CNN. And I recall that one of the things we had talked...

Jason Linkins

Marc Ambinder: Following #iranelection On Twitter

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Writing for the Atlantic, Marc Ambinder has up a solid and well-considered brief for anyone who's attempting to follow the news out of Iran on Twitter...

Iran Election TWITTER Feeds: Constant Updates

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

With the Iranian government jamming cell phones and text messages and blocking access to many social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter has em...

Ahmadinejad Holds Victory Rally

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Supporters of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad have gathered in Tehran to celebrate his re-election, after a vote his critics say was fixed....

Ahmadinejad Says Clashes Not Important

AP | ANNA JOHNSON and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Protesters battled police over Iran's disputed election and shouted their opposition from the rooftops Sunday, but President Mahm...

Nico Pitney

Iran Updates (VIDEO): Live-Blogging The Uprising (Saturday, June 13)

HuffingtonPost.com | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Editor's Note: This is an archive of Saturday's live-blog about the fallout from Iran's election. Get the latest updates here. 11:55 PM ET -- Ahmadin...

IRAN VIOLENCE: Protesters, Riot Police Clash

msn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran - Riot police clashed with protesters Saturday after officials said the count in Iran's presidential election pointed to a landslide vict...

Iran Election PHOTOS: Protests, Demonstrations, Riots

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Stunning photos are pouring in from the massive turbulence in Iran as a result of the disputed presidential election. Check out a slideshow of them b...

Iran Election: Chavez Wishes Ahmadinejad Good Luck

YNet | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Venezuela's socialist leader wished his hardline Iranian counterpart good luck in his re-election bid in Iran's presidential ballot Friday....

Iran Election Could Make History: Zakaria

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Voters turned out in heavy numbers Friday in Iran's election. Some lined up before polls opened, and others waited more than three hours under the hot...

Iran Election Puts Women's Rights In Focus: Gallup

Gallup | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The attention women's rights have received during Iran's presidential campaign has galvanized the country's electorate ahead of this Friday's election...

Key Events In Iran Since Islamic Revolution

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A look at important dates in Iranian international and domestic affairs since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. ___...

Iran Election: Mousavi Gives Time Interview, Says Nuclear Program Is "Negotiable"

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On the day before Iran went to the polls, Mir-Hossein Mousavi, the leading reform candidate, agreed to talk to TIME Magazine. The interview was held i...

Ahmadinejad, Mousavi Both Claim Victory In Iranian Election

AP | ANNA JOHNSON and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Hard-line incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was heading for a surprise landslide with nearly 80 percent of votes counted in Iran's st...

Iran Election 2009 Will Be A Disappointment: CBS

CBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

What a spectacle this election is. It has galvanized young people and polarized the country. ...

Left, Right & Center: Iran, Big Bank Payback, and Healthcare

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

There's a big turnout for elections in Iran; will it change anything? Are banks REALLY ready to pay back their TARP money and on healthcare, will a public plan option become a reality?

Iran Election Violence: Ahmadinejad Supporters Reportedly Attack Rival's Campaign Office

AP | ANNA JOHNSON and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - A campaign organizer for the main election challenger to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says about a dozen of the president...

Zahra Rahnavard: Iranians Anoint Their 'Michelle Obama'

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Tom Fenton Never underestimate the power of a woman or the influence of the media. In Tehran, the local press has already dubbed Zahra Rahnavard...

Iran's Presidential Election: Voting Begins

AP | ANNA JOHNSON and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Hard-line incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was heading for a surprise landslide with nearly 80 percent of votes counted in Iran's st...