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Ah·ma·di·ne·jad

 (ä′mə-dē′nĕ-jäd′), Mahmoud Born 1956.
Iranian engineer and politician noted for his confrontational stance toward the West. First elected president in 2005, he was reelected in 2009 in a widely disputed vote.

Ahmadinejad

(æhmæhdɪnəˈdʒæd)
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(Biography) Mahmoud (mæhˈmuːd). born 1956, Iranian politician; president of Iran (2005–13)
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The former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is reported to have been arrested for inciting unrest.
Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, 61, was arrested by authorities for allegedly inciting protests against the Hassan Rouhani-led government, U.
BAGHDAD / NINA / A source in the information department of the House of Representatives said that the outgoing Iranian President, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will meet, this afternoon, with the House Speaker Osama al-Nujaifi and the leaders of the parliamentary blocs in the House of Representatives.
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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (right) welcomes his Egyptian counterpart Mohamed Morsi during a meeting on the sidelines of the Non-Aligned Movement summit in Tehran on 30 August AFP PHOTO/IIPA/SAJAD SAFARI
ISLAMABAD -- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived here on Wednesday to participate in the summit of Developing-8 countries and discuss with the Pakistani leaders the whole range of bilateral matters.
Summary: Sleiman received a call of condolence from Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over the assassination of intelligence chief Wissam Hasan and other victims of the blast that killed him.
Protesters shouted slogans against President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, saying his economic policies had fuelled the economic crisis.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad always causes a stir when he comes to town.
Summary: The President, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has cabled condolences to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over the victims of the earthquake which struck north-west Iran on Saturday.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has been congratulated by the President of Iran Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on his successful election.