Omid Memarian

Independent Journalist


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Omid Memarian

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07/05/15Why Iran's Supreme Leader Wants a Dealpolitico.com
When Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif was about to leave Tehran for Vienna last week, the Twitter handler for Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei posted a tweet in English to show strong support for the negotiation team: "I recognize our negotiators as trustworthy, committed, brave and faithful," the tweet said. It was clearly another attempt by the supreme leader to protect Zarif and his team from attacks by hard-liners in Tehran.