Buttle's World

5 July, 2009

“Historic Crack” in Iran’s Mullacracy

Filed under: Posts — clgood @ 8:16

This seems like big news. How good it is I’m not sure.

The most important group of religious leaders in Iran called the disputed presidential election and the new government illegitimate on Saturday, an act of defiance against the country’s supreme leader and the most public sign of a major split in the country’s clerical establishment.

And this, if true, is good news.

“The Saudis have tacitly agreed to the Israeli air force flying through their airspace on a mission which is supposed to be in the common interests of both Israel and Saudi Arabia,” a diplomatic source said last week.

File that under “the enemy of my enemy”. Israel is not the only country which views Iran with suspicion and dislike.

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