Middle East

Political Cartoons Help Iranians View Election With Sense of Humori
X
June 14, 2013 8:59 PM
As Iranians headed to the polls Friday in an election tightly controlled by the regime, one of the few spots of campaign cheer has come from political cartoonists. VOA's Jeff Seldin and Shepol Ebnabbasi take a look at one of the ways some Iranians are trying to put the election into perspective.

Political Cartoons Help Iranians View Election With Sense of Humor

Published June 14, 2013

As Iranians headed to the polls Friday in an election tightly controlled by the regime, one of the few spots of campaign cheer has come from political cartoonists. VOA's Jeff Seldin and Shepol Ebnabbasi take a look at one of the ways some Iranians are trying to put the election into perspective.


You May Like

EU Court Fines Poland for Hosting CIA 'Black Sites'

Ruling is first time a court has acknowledged suspects were held and tortured at the sites, under US program launched following the 9/11 terrorist attacks More

Migrant Issues Close to Home Spur Groups to Take Action

Groups placing water, food in the desert, or aiding detainees after release, have one common goal: no more deaths of migrants crossing illegally into the US More

Video At AIDS Conference, Prevention Pill Stirs Excitement

Truveda shows promise, spurring debate over access and other approaches More