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Speculation intensifies over Iran political situation
Tensions rise over alleged political feud at highest level of government.
Last Modified: 08 May 2011 10:16

Iran is rife with speculation that president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad may be about to resign over a feud with the country's supreme leader.

Last month Ahmadinejad sacked Iran's intelligence chief, Heydar Moslehi, in a move that the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei quickly overruled.

Al Jazeera's Dorsa Jabbari explains the situation from the Iranian capital, Tehran.

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