They schmoozed in Tehran as the regime was executing its enemies.
Iranian president Ahmadinejad's spiritual advisor wants to spread chaos across the world - and kill all enemies of Islam - in order to hasten the arrival of the Twelfth Imam. Banafsheh Zand-Bonazzi and Elio Bonazzi report that the most devastating consequences of Ayatollah Mohammad Taghi Messbah-Yazdi's influence in Iran may be yet to come. (Read part one of the series here.)
A power struggle is in progress in Iran. Is there anyone to root for or is the reform faction a myth? Banafsheh Zand-Bonazzi and Elio Bonazzi define the players and their relationships - as complicated and bloody as the Medici - in a new series for PJ Media.