Meet Iran’s 686 Presidential Candidates

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TEHRAN — In typically organized Middle Eastern fashion, Iran officially has 686 registered presidential candidates for its upcoming election on June 14th. The playing field is wide open as Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s second and final term comes to an end, and Iranians are eager to get to know the hopefuls before casting their votes, which may or may not be counted. The following guide…