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Ayatollah Jannati Reelected Experts Assembly Chairman
Ayatollah Jannati Reelected Experts Assembly Chairman
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ayatollah Jannati Reelected Experts Assembly Chairman

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ayatollah Jannati Reelected Experts Assembly Chairman

Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati was reelected as chairman of the Assembly of Experts.
The powerful clerical body has the power to appoint and dismiss the Leader of Islamic Revolution and monitor his performance. 
In a vote in the Tuesday session of the 88-member assembly, 66 attendees supported his reappointment, while Ayatollahs Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi and Mohammad Ali Movahedi Kermani were separately chosen as first and second deputy chairmen of the assembly with 70 and 72 votes respectively, IRNA reported.
Ayatollahs Seyyed Ahmad Khatami and Abbas Ka'bi received 50 and 42 votes to win the other two seats on the assembly's five-member presiding board.

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