Wikileaks Public date: 10.08.2017 19:48:51

14 Dec 2010

The Initial US Reaction to the 2009 Election

At noon on the day after the June 2009 Presidential election, the US Consulate in Dubai --- the major "watching post" for events in Iran --- offered a snap assessment of events. What is initially striking is the Consulate's firm declaration of belief (based on which sources? hard information or just chatter from Iranians with US officials?) that the result had been manipulated for a first-round victory for Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
At noon on the day after the June 2009 Presidential election, the US Consulate in Dubai --- the major "watching post"...
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