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BBC NEWS | Middle East | Guide: How Iran is ruled

13 Jun

BBC NEWS | Middle East | Guide: How Iran is ruled.

This is an overview of the complex system of government in place in Iran. It is not a pure democracy in that the head of government (the Supreme Leader) is not elected by the people. It is a system that is in place to resist dramatic change and keep in place the conservative reforms of the 1979 revolution.

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