His unpopularity is one of the key reasons why Ahmadinerjad voices his hatred of the USA and Israel. He knows he is in trouble. He can call on the Bajr to crush these protests and he will. Meantime he will try to increase conflict with Israel, perhaps via Lebanon. Hezbollah now have tens of thousands of rockets to attack Israel with. We may even see Iranian troops begin the forward deploy heavy equipment and supplies ino Lebanon. Don't expect a rapid regime change within Iran. More than one third of the population is loyal to the current regime. Obama will be asking "Where are the carriers"
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attack (Reuters)
from the article: Mousavi's nephew said among nine killed at Iran rallies