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Mass Resignations to Protest Iran Election Blacklist

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Mass Resignations to Protest Iran Election Blacklist

Mass Resignations to Protest Iran Election Blacklist

Mass Resignations to Protest Iran Election Blacklist

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Members of the Iranian Parliament threaten to resign in large numbers to protest decrees by the conservative Guardian Council, which blocked more than half of the 8,000 candidates from running in upcoming elections. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and Farnaz Fassihi of The Wall Street Journal.