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Iranian Cleric Denounces Ahmadinejad

One of Iran's top clerics denounced fanatical President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Tuesday, saying he has betrayed his people.

According to the German Financial Times, Grand Ayatollah Bajat Sanjani said, "Ahmadinejad is not complying with the will of the people. This is a major threat, a big danger.

Sanjani also accused the government of breaking the law by limiting freedom and improperly empowering the paramilitary Revolutionary Guard.

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