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Nami Stands aside for Raisi

Conservative candidate and Ahmadinejad-era cabinet member Mohammad-Hassan Nami announced that he was standing down as a candidate in favour of Ebrahim Raisi. Nami added that he was in no way pre-empting the Guardian Council’s decision on his nomination, but rather was keeping a promise he made before nominating, that he would stand aside if Raisi chose to run.

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