March 6, 2016

Nano News: Iranian President and Moderates Make Strong Gains in Elections

The results of the twin elections for parliament and the clerical assembly of experts have been a significant boost for the president and vindicated the policy of engagement he has pursued since 2013.

What are the main political forces? “The stunning setback of the hardliners in the elections is precisely why they opposed the Iran nuclear deal”, said Trita Parsi, the president of the National Iranian American Council.


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