Iran at crossroads 25 years after Khomeini

June 5, 2014 8:19 AM

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Iran at crossroads 25 years after Khomeini

TEHRAN: A quarter of a century after Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini's death, Iran remains at a crossroads in navigating its way out of economic and diplomatic troubles, against a backdrop of political infighting.

Wednesday marks 25 years of the Islamic republic without its founder, the charismatic spiritual and political leader who remains ever-present on bank notes, portraits in public offices and countless posters.

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