Skip to comments.EXCLUSIVE: U.S. contacted Iran's ayatollah before election
Posted on 06/23/2009 7:30:46 PM PDT by Typical_Whitey
Prior to this month's disputed presidential election in Iran, the Obama administration sent a letter to the country's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, calling for an improvement in relations, according to interviews and the leader himself.
Ayatollah Khamenei confirmed the letter toward the end of a lengthy sermon last week, in which he accused the United States of fomenting protests in his country in the aftermath of the disputed June 12 presidential election.
U.S. officials declined to discuss the letter on Tuesday, a day in which President Obama gave his strongest condemnation yet of the Iranian crackdown against protesters.
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and a thank you for your dedication, may the 4th of July bring another celebration of freedom for the world to witness;
I wonder how many other pre-election deals 0 made ... and how he benefited personally.
It made him mad taht someone would ask such a question...but the question was spot on.
Next to Neda’s video this is the worst I have seen.
Two men shot GRAPHIC
Thank you for your good works.
Says it all, IMO.
CHICAGO A NEWCOMER TO THE BUSINESS OF POLITICS HAS SEEN ENOUGH TO REACH SOMECONCLUSIONS ABOUT RESTORING VOTERS TRUST.
Plain Dealer, The (Cleveland, OH) - Saturday, August 3, 1996
Author: JOE FROLIK NATIONAL CORRESPONDENT
Before entering the race, Obama said, he spoke to about 30 elected officials in the district, which includes the integrated, middle class neighborhood around the University of Chicago as well as some of the citys poorest precincts.
Not one asked me where I stood on an issue, he says, smiling.
What they cared about was, `Who sent you? How much money you got?
This won't play well in Peoria...cutting a deal with Theocratic despots...inviting them over for hot dogs on the 4th...while they're shooting innocents on the streets.
There’s hope that not all WH reporters are potted plants and 0’s honeymoon may soon be over.
Garrett’s question-If you were so outraged, what took you so long to speak out -really rocked Barry.
Garrett then set off the Weinergate kafuffle by asking Obama if he was still inviting Iranian representatives to Fourth of July parties
for hot dogs and fireworks.
Barry refused to answer him and went off on a tangent about Iran that had nothing to do with the question.
I saw the clip afterward on the news. Wonder how long Major Garrett will be allowed in the press room.
Color me unsurprised.
If Obama truly didn't want to meddle in the politics of Iran, he would have waited until after the election.
Ah yes, this is the typcial MEDDLING OF A MARXIST POS WHO CODDLES ISLAMISTS AND COMMUNISTS
"Understanding" Obama is really quite simple. First ask, "what is best for Obama?"
Six months into the Clinton administration, I was embarrassed for my country.
Five months into the Obama administration, I am ashamed for my country.
Anybody have a video clip of that exchange? I’ve been in a hole all day long and haven’t seen any news.
Bumping you, maggie. Thanks. Chilling.
It’s not just you.