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Iran passes laws to limit presidential power

Guardian Council approves laws that will limit the power of the president in upcoming elections.
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2013 09:19

Iran's powerful Guardian Council has approved new laws that will limit the power of the president in upcoming elections.

Politicians say the new legislation will make the vote more transparent.

Al Jazeera’s Soraya Lennie reports from Tehran.

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