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Who is ayatollah?

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Answered 2014-05-28 23:16:13

Currently there are a number of Ayatollahs. The Supreme Leader of Iran is currently Ayatollah Ali Khamanei. The Chief Ayatollah of Iraq is Ali al-Husayni al-Sistani.

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