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Will Krauthammer attack McCain for referring to Khamenei as ‘Supreme Leader?’

By Matt Corley on June 19, 2009 at 7:45 pm

"Will Krauthammer attack McCain for referring to Khamenei as ‘Supreme Leader?’"


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In his Washington Post column today, Charles Krauthammer bitterly attacked President Obama for referring to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as the “Supreme Leader” of Iran. “‘Supreme Leader’? Note the abject solicitousness with which the American president confers this honorific on a clerical dictator,” wrote Krauthammer. But on Fox News later in the day, one of Krauthammer’s most admired politicians also referred to Khamenei as “Supreme Leader.” “There may be those indications since the Supreme Leader said that they were not going to tolerate further demonstrations in the street,” said Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). Watch it:

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