WBUR News

Support the news

Iran's 2009 Crackdown Resonates With Exiles04:50

Play

Iran is preparing for June's presidential election. It's the first since the controversial 2009 vote sparked massive protests when the government declared Mahmoud Ahmadinejad the winner. Thousands of Iranians have since fled the country. A number of exiles in neighboring Turkey have little optimism for the coming election campaign.

+Join the discussion
Share

Support the news

Next Up

Where to now?

More NPR or Explore Audio.