BBC News - Iran's Ahmadinejad survives 'assassination attempt' Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has survived an attack on his convoy in western Iran, media reports from the region say. The reports say the blast took place in the city of Hamedan where the president had gone to deliver a speech. Mr Ahmadinejad was unhurt and went ahead as planned with his speech, which was broadcast live on state TV. According to Arab TV reports, a number of people were wounded in the attack. ....wait for the conspiracies to start circulating: CIA, MI6?