Unexpected Hope for Iran in the Presidential Elections: Hassan Rouhani

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Iranian woman holding up Rouhani sign

Iranian woman holding up Rouhani sign

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Iranians are going to the ballot box to choose their next president. After 8 years of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, it is an opportunity to chart a new direction for the country. Oddly, amazingly, and somewhat surprisingly, reformists and moderates/centrists have come together in their support for Rouhani.