Michael Totten

But is it news?

The Iranian interior ministry claims that its recount of some ballot boxes “found”:http://www.mehrnews.com/en/NewsDetail.aspx?NewsID=902155 “no discrepancies.” The discrepancies could have been minor or or insignificant. That would have been a very slightly credible but unsatisfactory claim. Instead, they have stuck with the notion that this is a clean election.