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2005-06-27 15:35:02

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Hardline President-elect MahmoudAhmadinejad faced an uphill task on Monday to assuage concernin the West that he will adopt a tougher policy on Iran'snuclear program and roll back freedoms at home. The ex-Tehran mayor, who defeated veteran politician AkbarHashemi Rafsanjani in a crushing election win on Friday, hasadopted a conciliatory stance since the vote, vowing tocontinue nuclear talks with Europe and to lead a moderategovernment. His populist plans...

2005-06-27 15:13:23

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Hardline President-elect MahmoudAhmadinejad faced an uphill task on Monday to assuage concernin the West that he will adopt a tougher policy on Iran'snuclear program and roll back freedoms at home. The ex-Tehran mayor, who defeated veteran politician AkbarHashemi Rafsanjani in a crushing election win on Friday, hasadopted a conciliatory stance since the vote, vowing tocontinue nuclear talks with Europe and to lead a moderategovernment. But his track...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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