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June 14, 2013


Why Iran's Presidential Election Matters

On Friday, Iranian voters will head to the polls to choose the successor to Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, The Week reports.

Ultimate power rests with Ayatollah Ali Khamenei so it's easy to dismiss the election as a sham. But, "despite outward appearances, the winner will actually be in a position to have an impact on Iran's direction."












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