Middle East

Grandson of Iran's Khomeini excluded from elections

This file photo taken on December 18, 2015 shows Iranian Hassan Khomeini (R), grandson of the Islamic Republic of Iran's founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, registering his candidacy for the Assembly of Experts elections at the interior ministry in Tehran. Hassan Khomeini has been excluded from contesting next month's Assembly of Experts election, his son said on January 26, 2016. / AFP / STR





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