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June 22, 2009

Iran admits 50 cities had more votes than voters

In 50 Iranian cities the number of votes cast in this month presidential election exceeded the number of eligible voters, the state’s election watchdog admitted today.

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http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/middle_east/article6553843.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attr=797093

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My Note –

This article claims that the Guardian Council’s admission of this fact is intended to undermine? the candidates claims that the vote was rigged – who made that analysis? Are they on drugs or what . . . ?

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/IR.html

Field info displayed for all countries in alpha order.
66,429,284 (July 2009 est.)

country comparison to the world: 20

page last updated on June 1, 2009

Middle East :: Iran

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/IR.html#

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/docs/notesanddefs.html

Explanations about how each category and comparison were rendered. A list of acronyms – glossary and how they have arrived at the information which is included in country listings. (Valuable insight.)

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/docs/profileguide.html

These are the Categories, Fields, and subfields of information generally recorded for each country. Links are to the Definitions and Notes about each entry.

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/appendix/appendix-b.html

Appendix b :: international organizations and groups

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http://www.oecd.org/home/0,2987,en_2649_201185_1_1_1_1_1,00.html

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

OECD Week: Where next for the world economy?

from 23-Jun-2009 to 25-Jun-2009

The OECD Forum on 23-24 June, and the OECD ministerial meeting on 24-25 June mark the annual high point in the Organisation’s calendar. The forecasts in the Economic Outlook, to be published on 24 June, and discussions at the Forum  between Ministers, representatives of business, labour, NGOs, academia and the media, will feed directly into the ministerial meeting which will be chaired by Korean Prime Minister Han Seung-soo.

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http://www.oecd.org/statsportal/0,3352,en_2825_293564_1_1_1_1_1,00.html

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Statistics Portal

Key tables

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