Ahmadinejad: No guarantee on rival's safety

It is a pity Christiane Amanpour Rubin (CNN International Correspondent) does not speak a common Iranian language with the President. She does, however, ask the tough questions.

Through a translator, it appears that President Ahmadinejad is comparing the violent outbreaks in Tehran and elsewhere in Iran with a soccer match where the other team loses. He stresses the fairness of the election and believes there is no acrimonious feeling between those who voted for him or those who voted for his opponents.

But the President will not guarantee his rival's safely--a dangerous and possibly prescient remark.

Video interview:


  1. She did try - I was proud of her for trying. The woman has character- and courage -