Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi met with each other this morning and discussed the important issues of the day. In this meeting, Mousavi and Karroubi by signed a joint letter addressed to the Governor of Tehran, and according to *(Article 27 of the constitution, asked for a permit to hold a rally on June 12th, the anniversary of the tenth presidential election. Mousavi Facebook
The full text of this joint letter is as follows:
Date: 1389/3/10 (May 31, 2010)
In the name of God
Dear Mr. Tamaddon, the honourable governor of Tehran
With greeting and respect,
Due to the rare and prideful attendance of the great nation of Iran, the tenth presidential election of Iran turned into another glorious event in Iran’s political history and now we are approaching the anniversary of this historic event that because of the serious doubts about its announced results caused some bitter events in the country.
Therefore, we hereby according to Article 27 of the constitution* and the citizens’ rights request to have permit for a peaceful rally on 1389/3/22 (June 12, 2010) from Imam Hossein Square to Azadi Square.
God willing, with the issue of permit for this rally, we will witness glorious presence of knowledgeable, spiritual and revolutionary groups to defend the virtue of the ideas of the Islamic Republic’s divine establishment.
Mehdi Karroubi / Mir Hossein Mousavi
* Article 27 of Islamic Republic’s constitution [Freedom of Assembly] : Public gatherings and marches may be freely held, provided arms are not carried and that they are not detrimental to the fundamental principles of Islam. To review the Constitution: English / پارسى
Video clip of today’s meeting
Copy of the letter requesting permit for June 12, 2010