Show Politics May 6, 2011
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (aka Harry Potter?)

It seems we haven't heard much from Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad lately. Could it be because he's been at 'Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry'?

Apparently, there's a power struggle brewing between Ahmadinejad and Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

The trouble started after Ahmadinejad dismissed Iran's most powerful intelligence chief, Heidar Moslehi. The Ayatollah Khamenei quickly reinstated Moslehi in a slap to Ahmadinejad. In response, Ahmadinejad stayed away from cabinet meetings for more than a week.

But here's the craziest part of the story. Apparently, a number of Ahmadinejad's allies have now been arrested and charged with being magicians and sorcerers.



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