Sunday, October 31, 2010

Iran and Arab countries

Regarding the post below about the Iranian political system, an alert reader pointed out to me that many Iranians have indeed been executed for opposing Khomeini and that declaration of opposition to Khamenei would not be tolerated.  But still: if you declare your opposition to a minister, or deputy to an assistant minister in most Arab countries, you would get in trouble.  It is a fact.