Conservatives dominate in Iran parliament run-offs
Associated Press / Ali Akbar Dareini
26-Apr-2008 (one comment)

Conservatives consolidated control of Iran's legislature in run-off elections but opponents of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gained strength, according to final results Saturday.

The results indicate that the hard-line leader is growing increasingly vulnerable ahead of a bid for re-election next year.

News Goffer

Boring but worthy of attention

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A 26% turount and the election of same old, same old, or is it?  This is one parliament capable of creating real surprises in the coming months.