WorldViews: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 01/13/2012

Ahmadinejad meets Fidel Castro, who is ‘healthy and fit’ (photo)

The Iranian leader declared Castro ‘healthy and fit.’

By Elizabeth Flock  |  08:45 AM ET, 01/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Cuba, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Fidel Castro, photos

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 01/10/2012

Ahmadinejad and Chavez joke about having atomic bomb

In a joint news conference in Caracas on Monday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez joked about having an atomic bomb at their fingertips.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:14 AM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Iran, Venezuela, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Hugo Chavez, nuclear program

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 12/12/2011

Jobless Iranian reportedly throws shoes at Ahmadinejad

A conservative Iranian Web site reported that the man threw his shoes at the president to protest not receiving his unemployment benefits.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  11:53 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, shoe throwing

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 09/28/2011

Al-Qaeda tells Ahmadinejad to stop ‘ridiculous’ 9/11 theories

The glossy al-Qaeda-run magazine Inspire’s latest issue calls Ahmadinejad’s belief about 9/11 “ridiculous” and says it “stands in the face of all logic and evidence.”

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:23 PM ET, 09/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Iran, Inspire Magazine, al-Qaeda, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, 9/11 attacks, Anwar al-Awlaki