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Turned out that 63% of respondents said they favored the suspension of Iran's uranium enrichment policies if this would bring their country a gradual easing of Western sanctions. Not exactly to the Ahmedinijad regime's taste, so the IRIB channel stopped the poll in midstream and replaced it with one that asked how respondents feel about the Iranian government's plans to close the Strait of Hormuz, the narrow waterway through which 20% of the world’s oil supplies pass. Embarrassingly for them, it turned out 89% of Iranian respondents opposed the closing of the Strait. The replacement poll was itself replaced with one concerning an Iranian soccer club.