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February 26, 2016 12:06 pm

Iranians Head to Voting Booths in First Key Election Since Nuclear Deal

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. The outcome of Iran's election could affect Rouhani's chances of re-election in 2017. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. The outcome of Iran’s election could affect Rouhani’s chances of re-election in 2017. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Millions of Iranians are voting in two key elections – the first since a deal with world powers over Iran’s nuclear program and the lifting of sanctions.

Voters are choosing a new parliament and Assembly of Experts, a clerical body that appoints the Supreme Leader.

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