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Ayatollah Morteza Pasandideh,103, the brother of the...

Ayatollah Morteza Pasandideh,103, the brother of the 1979 Islamic revolution leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, died Tuesday in Tehran, Iran. He was a senior cleric like his brother but rarely entered politics. Proper family names recently came into use in Iran for use on official documents. Both brothers picked their own.

Pub Date: 11/15/96


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