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February 28, 2016 11:02 am
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Iran Election: Landslide Victory for Rouhani Camp

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.  Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Allies of Iran’s reformist President Hassan Rouhani have won a landslide victory in Tehran, in the first parliamentary vote since Iran signed a nuclear deal with world powers.

With 90% of the votes counted, the pro-Rouhani List of Hope is set to take all 30 parliamentary seats in the capital.

The leading conservative candidate Gholamali Haddad-Adel is in 31st place.

Read full story at the BBC.

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