TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s reformist-backed presidential candidate surged to a wide lead in early vote counting Saturday, a top official said, suggesting a flurry of late support could have swayed a race that once appeared solidly in the hands of Tehran’s ruling clerics.
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Iran has started announcing preliminary vote counts from Friday’s presidential election. Here are five things you should know:
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With their passports in tow, Iranian-Americans and expatriates trickled into polling sites across the United States on Friday, joining their countrymen half a world away in voting in Iran’s presidential election.
Some questions about Friday’s presidential election and beyond: