TITLE

Tensions Rise Between Rouhani and Iran's Powerful Revolutionary Guard

AUTHOR(S)
Habibi, Nader
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
World Politics Review (19446284);12/19/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the tension between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). It mentions an assertion made by Rouhani about the prevalence of corruption in a public organization that has guns, newspapers, websites and power, the perception of several political factions that Rouhani is criticizing the financial and business activities of the IRGC and a confidential report of a plan by some IRGC officials to the undermine the administration of Rouhani.
ACCESSION #
100116218

 

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