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  Tamuz 2, 5773 , 10/06/13

Report: Iranian Candidate Rowhani to be Disqualified

Iranian media is reporting that Hassan Rowhani, the country’s former nuclear negotiator, will be disqualified from running in Friday’s presidential election. A final decision on the matter is expected on Monday.

According to the reports, Rowhani will be disqualified because he revealed secret information about Iran's nuclear program. He has criticized the nuclear program in the past, claiming it hurts Iran's economy.

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