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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has just voted as polls open for the Iranian people to elect a new Parliament and an Assembly of Experts. As Khamenei is 76, the new assembly voted into power is likely to play a significant role in choosing his successor.
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has just voted as polls open for the Iranian people to elect a new Parliament and an Assembly of Experts. As Khamenei is 76, the new assembly voted into power is likely to play a significant role in choosing his successor.

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Iran's polls opened Friday morning in a critical election that will determine whether the country will continue with the reforms or if conservative opposition will sweep into power. CNN's Fred Pleitgen has more.

Iranians vote in high-stakes election

Iran's polls opened Friday morning in a critical election that will determine whether the country will continue with the reforms or if conservative opposition will sweep into power. CNN's Fred Pleitgen has more.