Hossein Derakhshan · November, 2005

Latest posts by Hossein Derakhshan from November, 2005

Grand Ayatollah Reads Blogs

  2 November 2005

Last week something extraordinary happened in the Persian blogging community. Mohammad Abtahi, a former vice-president of Iran and an enthusiastic blogger was visiting the eighty-something dissident Grand Ayatollah Montazeri in Qom, a religious city south of Tehran. “How is Mr Abtahi's blog doing,” the Grand Ayatollah jokingly asks during a...

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