Iran announces candidate list for March 2 election




 
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Iran announces candidate list for March 2 election
 
February 21st, 2012  
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Iran announces candidate list for March 2 election
TEHRAN (Reuters) - The Guardian Council, which vets election candidates in Iran, has approved 3,444 individuals out of more than 5,000 who applied to run in the March 2 parliamentary polls, ISNA news agency said on Tuesday. Iranians will vote in nationwide elections on March 2 for the first time since the disputed re-election of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in July 2009, which sparked eight months of popular protests and a crushing government response. ...

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