Rowhani allies win all Tehran parliament seats

28/02/2016 (Al Arabiya – UAE): Iranian President Hassan Rowhani’s allies have won all of the capital’s 30 seats in parliament, with 90 percent of votes counted from last week’s election, state television reported on Sunday.The pro-Rowhani List of Hope, led by reformist Mohammad Reza Aref, a former vice president, knocked the number one conservative candidate, Gholam-Ali Hadad Adel, into 31st place, sealing a whitewash, according to the preliminary results.The tally showed Hadad Adel more than 6,000 votes behind the candidate in 30th place with the remaining 10 percent of ballots to be counted.The results were based on around 2.6 million votes from a total of 2,900,000 in the capital, a key battleground.Should the results be confirmed, it would also mean that all eight women on the List of Hope would be elected.A total of 290 seats were up for grabs in Friday’s election.In the 260 seats in the provinces, the president’s allies fared less well…




Inserisci i tuoi dati qui sotto o clicca su un'icona per effettuare l'accesso:


Stai commentando usando il tuo account Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )

Google+ photo

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Google+. Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )

Foto Twitter

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Twitter. Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )

Foto di Facebook

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Facebook. Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )


Connessione a %s...