Protests to Assumed Power of Ahmadinejad by an allegedly corrupted election, people went nuts and went to the streets. But they were protesting out of earnest for what they see is a stolen election by the power elite of Iran, instead of this new popular and forward-thinking leaded in the opposition. After President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was announced as winner of Iran's election, protesters hurled stones.
Published: June 13, 2009
TEHRAN — The streets of Iran’s capital erupted in the most intense protests in a decade on Saturday, with riot police officers using batons and tear gas against opposition demonstrators who claimed that President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad had stolen the presidential election."