Rouhani sweeps to victory in Iranian election.

Issue 949 - 21 Jun 2013
Reformist-backed Hassan Rouhani won over half the vote in Iran’s 14 June poll. The high turnout, and the reformist effort to rally around him, point to the public’s rejection of the extremist policies – both domestic and foreign – that have characterised President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s tenure.

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