Why Iran’s Assembly of Experts election is the real race to be watching

IranPolitik managing editor Farzan Sabet has written a new article on the upcoming Assembly of Experts election in Iran in the Washington Post Monkey Cage:

On Friday, the Islamic Republic of Iran will simultaneously hold votes for the Islamic Consultative Assembly (parliament) and the Assembly of Experts. While the parliament has received more attention, the assembly is arguably more important for Iran’s political future. The elected assembly is widely expected to choose the third supreme leader in the Islamic Republic’s history, decisively shaping its political landscape for the critical coming years.”

To read the rest of the article, visit the Washington Post.