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Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Rouhani element
Rouhani's victory was a decisive win for Rafsanjani in his power struggle with the Supreme Leader, but what's next?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
Rafsanjani backs Rouhani for Iran presidency
Former president says his moderate ally Hassan Rouhani is "more suitable" than others to lead the country.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 17:22 GMT
Profiles: Iran's presidential candidates
The June 14 election campaigns will likely focus on the economy, as eight men seek the required majority to win.
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Iran Elections 2013
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 08:42 GMT
Rafsanjani ousted from Iranian post
'Moderate' former president steps down as head of state body, a move which seems to tighten hardliners' grip on power.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 17:16 GMT
Supreme leader under pressure
Iran's real political battle is being fought far away from the street protests.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2009 20:26 GMT
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Down and out in upscale Japan
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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