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Rouhani allies seek control of parliament in Iran vote

Iranian worshippers perform their Friday prayer at the Tehran University campus in Tehran, Iran, Friday, April 29, 2016. Iranians voted Friday in the country's parliamentary runoff elections, a key polling that is expected to decide exactly how much power moderate forces backing President Hassan Rouhani will have in the next legislature. Polls opened at 8 a.m. Friday and nearly 17 million Iranians are eligible to vote in 55 constituencies, including cities and towns across the nation. In Tehran,

 

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