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Assembly of Experts to meet in 18th session

TEHRAN, Aug. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s Assembly of Experts will hold its 18th session in September 1-2, 2015.

The meeting will be held in former Parliament venue. The session will be the last session of the incumbent Assembly, with is 4th assembly as well. The statement by the Assembly headquarters called all representatives to attend the session since early morning of the session day.

Assembly of Experts is the legal institution responsible with the checking the qualities of the Leader of the time and electing or removing the Leader upon receiving the necessary evidence that proves the disqualification of the Leader of the time. Assembly of Experts members are elected for a period of 8 years. The 5th Assembly will be elected by direct public vote which will be held simultaneously with 10th Parliament elections in February 26, 2016.