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Chavez, Ahmadinejad Want 'New World Order'

Venezuelan, Iranian leaders announce 'strategic alliance'
By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff
Suggested by tresero
Posted Oct 21, 2010 1:46 PM CDT
Chavez, Ahmadinejad Want 'New World Order'
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, center left, reviews an honor guard, as he is accompanied by Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad during an official welcoming ceremony in Tehran.   (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

(Newser) – Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and the visiting Hugo Chavez joined forces yesterday in slamming US “imperialism” and seeking “a new world order,” al-Jazeera reports. “We are united and determined to end the current unjust which dominates the world and replace it with a new world order based on justice,” the Iranian president said. The men called their union a “strategic alliance.”

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“We believe that the only result of bullying movements of imperialism all around the world, and especially in Latin America, will be the fast decline of imperial power,” Ahmadinejad noted, while Venezuela's president blasted "military attack threats against Iran by some countries. We know that they can never thwart the Islamic Revolution."
(Read more Hugo Chavez stories.)

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