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Working in public relations for Iran’s diminutive dictator can’t be easy. Not only did his regime rig last year’s presidential election and then brutally repress the ensuing protests, it managed to unite the international community this year, as leaders lined up to condemn Sakineh Ashtiani’s death sentence for alleged adultery. President Ahmadinejad goes from one outrage to another— just this week he provoked mass walkouts at the UN general assembly by claiming…

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