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Ahmadinejad’s future again in doubt amid tensions with the Supreme Leader

Risk Management
Issue 901 - 28 May 2011 | 1 minute read

Having fought off mass protests and substantial civil unrest after his disputed re-election in June 2009, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is now besieged by a resurgent clerical elite and supporters of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who are fighting back against the president’s attempts to consolidate power.

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