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Netanyahu cautions: Don’t expect major changes in Iran

Israel's Netanyahu cautions against seeing big change in Iran (via The Christian Science Monitor) For years, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmedinejad spooked Israelis with talk of wiping the Jewish state off the map. But the victory of Hassan Rohani, known as a moderate, could pose an even bigger challenge for Israel,…

UPDATE: Moderate cleric Hassan Rohani to be Iran’s next president

Update: DUBAI (Reuters) – Moderate cleric Hassan Rohani has won Iran’s presidential election, Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar announced on state television on Saturday. Najjar said 72 percent of the 50 million eligible Iranians had turned out to vote, and that Rohani had secured just over the 50 percent of the…