PBS NewsHour

Iranian voters want life to be more affordable

Clip: 05/18/2017 | 6m 53s

Iranians head to the polls Friday to vote in a controlled but still tension-filled presidential election. It’s a two-man race between more moderate President Hassan Rouhani and Ebrahim Raisi, a hard-liner who is backed by the clerical establishment. Special correspondent Reza Sayah reports on the last days of a consequential presidential race in a country still grappling with economic hardship.

Aired: 05/18/17

Expired: 06/17/17

Rating: NR

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