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Campaign season gets testy in Iran

Openness of criticism something new

A supporter of presidential candidate Mirhossein Mousavi gestured during a gathering near Tehran's Azadi monument yesterday. A supporter of presidential candidate Mirhossein Mousavi gestured during a gathering near Tehran's Azadi monument yesterday. (Damir Sagolj/ Reuters)
By Farah Stockman
Globe Staff / June 11, 2009

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WASHINGTON - Two weeks after President Obama's election victory, the Iranian government set up an "America booth" at an annual media festival in Tehran, suspending a modest placard that pictured the American flag and three letters - USA - next to the tables for Germany and France. (Full article: 1193 words)

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