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Elections -- Iran.


View Resource Iran on the Cusp of Change?

Iran's reformists are predicting their first parliamentary majority after today's election in Iran. A very large turnout is expected in today's polling, largely seen as a referendum on President's reform drive. Close to 6,000 candidates, including a record 513 women, are vying for 290 seats in the Majlis. A key factor in the election will be Iran's young people: two-thirds of the population are...