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Iran: Filmmakers claim Mousavi won election

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posted on Jun, 17 2009 @ 03:57 PM
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Iran: Filmmakers claim Mousavi won election


www.adnkronos.com

Brussels, 16 June (AKI) - Two Iranian filmmakers on Tuesday presented a document to Green Party MPs in the European parliament claiming to show that defeated presidential candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi had received over 19 million votes in the weekend election.

Marjane Satrapi, Iranian author and director and Mohsen Makhmalbaf, an Iranian filmmaker and Mousavi spokesman, presented a document that they claimed had come from the Iranian electoral commission.

The document said liberal cleric and former parliament speaker Mehdi Karroubi came second in the election with a total of 13.3 million
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In the most specific allegations of rigging yet to emerge, the centrist Ayandeh website – which stayed neutral during the campaign – reported that 26 provinces across the country showed participation figures so high they were either hitherto unheard of in democratic elections or in excess of the number of registered electors.

Taft, a town in the central province of Yazd, had a turnout of 141%, the site said, quoting an unnamed "political expert". Kouhrang, in Chahar Mahaal Bakhtiari province, recorded a 132% turnout while Chadegan, in Isfahan province, had 120%.

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posted on Jun, 17 2009 @ 03:57 PM
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It seems the evidence is forthcoming very soon and this article explains what really went off quite well. Mainstream news media in the UK has been ineffectual in getting out what's actually going off there, and concentrates too much on regime propaganda and other rubbish and lies that Ahmadinajad and Khameni keeps repeating.

Also check the guardian link for updates from inside Iran, I've found this a good source of information, and in fact I this is where I found the link to the soure for this.

www.adnkronos.com
(visit the link for the full news article)

Iranian celebrities - Iranian national team footballers (11 wore green armbands), film producers, actors etc, are all now against Khamenei. There is almost definitely revolution in progress. The Islamic regime is finished!

[edit on 17-6-2009 by john124]

[edit on 17-6-2009 by john124]



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