TITLE

KHATAMI'S TRIUMPH

AUTHOR(S)
Blanche, Ed
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Middle East;Jul/Aug2001, Issue 314, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Iranian President Mohammed Khatami's return to office for a second term after winning the elections held on June 8, 2001. Overview of Khatami's reforms in his first term; Results of the February 2000 elections in Iran; Intensification of the power struggle in Iran; Indications of divisions among the opposing conservatives; Policy priorities of the Khatami government.
ACCESSION #
4842227

 

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