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February 5, 2013 1:46 am

McCain Tweet on Ahmadinejad Draws Criticism

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Photo: wiki commons.

YNet – A leading Republican senator’s tweet comparing Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to a monkey is drawing criticism from a fellow Republican lawmaker as racist.

On Monday, Sen. John McCain wrote, “So Ahmadinejad wants to be first Iranian in space – wasn’t he just there last week?” He then linked to a news story about Iran launching a monkey into space.

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