Polls opened in Iran on Friday with voters set to give their verdict on President Hassan Rouhani's policy of opening up to the world and efforts to rebuild the stagnant economy. Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei cast his ballot just minutes after polls opened at 8:00 am (0330 GMT). "The destiny of the country is in the hand of Iranians," he told reporters as he voted in Tehran.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Iran's president must do more to improve the economy, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday in a rare public criticism from the supreme leader three months before Hassan Rouhani runs for re-election.
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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei criticized Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's economic policies, calling for greater self-sufficiency for the country.
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