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One of the most brutal regimes on the planet is about to replace a leader who was no friend of the United States that's an understatement.
Iranian President -- put operatives the set to leave he's of course infamous for his criticism.
Of the west and Israel no matter who replaces him there's no doubt the Islamic Republic's supreme leader the Ayatollah Ali let me.
Is still the person running the country.
Especially when it comes to rents nuclear policy you may or -- the last time Iranians headed to the polls in 2009.
Widespread violence erupted after reformists -- the elections were rigged.
And Tehran's leaders -- -- henchmen to crack down on them still whoever wins next Friday's election will face an uphill battle in the country.
Suffering from political and economic turmoil.
Amy Kellogg takes a lot.
Passionate -- a shot made his mark from questioning the Holocaust to suggesting the American government was behind tonight eleven.
To firing up Iran's centrifuges.
After the country had voluntarily suspended its program.
The US government believes now that Iran could be just a year away from having -- nuclear bomb if it decided to build one.
But there were a few missed opportunities for compromise possibly blocked by Iran's supreme leader.
The irony of the situation is that the the you know the president of Iran -- -- Danish side was she was the one.
A politician in Iran in the last couple years who has said he wanted a deal.
At home plenty of Iranians made fun of -- didn't shots bombast but sadly some say.
The joke was on them.
Each year is turned out to be such a big guy you're so -- on it's definitely need the fact that -- Bruins.
The country you do not allow.
Our halfway diplomatic relations with without -- countries to -- a bounce.
He won elections on a promise to spread the oil wealth to people's tables.
Price of oil in those years was high but the economy tanked.
He is leaving the -- presidency.
It'd be it be viewed on in the economy innovative -- -- -- a mistake they inflation rate is.
-- should the both of -- percent and on the future of the above 60%.
In this system ultimately controlled by the supreme leader this two cannot all be blamed on the president.
Whoever takes -- -- -- shots job we'll have to answer to the same man but will likely face even graver challenges.
In London Amy Kellogg.
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