Animosities run deep between the top officials, even though they smile for the camera when they appear in public together to display unity. This was once again evident during the annual event held at ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum in Tehran to mark the death of the founder of the Islamic Republic.
Hassan Khomeini, grandson of Ayatollah Khomeini and supporter of the green opposition movement, speaks at the event. Last year the Basij militia interrupted Khemini's speech and chanted slogans against him.
A large crowd of people gathered at Khomeini's mausoleum on Saturday to mark the 22nd anniversary death of Khomeini.
Iran's Supreme Leader Backs Ahmadinejad - Iran's Supreme Leader has called for unity among Islamic Republic supporters, which is being interpreted as an implicit show of support for embattled President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
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