Friday, 26 June 2009
Lights are going out.....
As clerics demand and sanctify death
As protesters win small battles at great cost
and Iranian blogs fall silent
Update: With regards to my pervious post on the geo-politics of the struggle in Iran, Russia decides for outright hypocracy
'While the US and the UK have criticised Iran's crackdown on the opposition, the Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, said at a G8 foreign ministers' meeting in Italy that no one was willing to condemn Iran over its disputed presidential election, which he called "an exercise in democracy".'