Friday, June 12, 2009

Iran - Who is in Charge

Elections are being held in Iran today. I've read time and time again that the President of Iran doesn't really have any true power. But, I've never looked into exactly how the government of Iran is organized.

Here is the place to go to understand how things work in Iran. The guy in charge is the "Supreme Leader" not the President. And, the President can't really do squat without the approval of the "Guardian Council".

Click on the link for more details.

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