Mojtaba Vahedi

Seyed Mojtaba Vahedi (Persian: سید مجتبی واحدی) is an Iranian reformist activist, journalist, and former senior advisor to Mehdi Karroubi. He was editor-in-chief of reformist newspaper Aftab Yazd from 2000 until January 2010, when he resigned to keep the newspaper from being closed. He currently resides in the USA and is a reputed activist against the current Islamic establishment that rules Iran.[1][2]

Seyed Mojtaba Vahedi
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Born (1964-08-27) August 27, 1964 (age 58)
Qom, Iran
Known forEditor-in-chief of Aftab Yazd
Political partyNational Trust Party


  1. ^ "Interview: Mojtaba Vahedi on why President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad May Not Finish his term in office".
  2. ^ "Mojtaba Vahedi: Ahmadinejad-Khamenei Rift Widening". FRONTLINE - Tehran Bureau.