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Iran Elections: Reformists Claim Rout in Tehran

Reformists and moderates appear to have taken all 30 parliamentary seats in Tehran, according to unofficial election results announced Sunday, marking a resounding vote of confidence for President Hassan Rouhani. Final results from Friday's vote are expected Monday. Rouhani and former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani also are leading the race for membership in the Assembly of Experts. The influential body monitors the work of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who has final...

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