Monday, February 29, 2016
Iran Announces Election Results for Assembly of Experts.
Iran Announces Election Results for Assembly of Experts.(Fars).
The Interior Ministry on Monday released the final results of the Assembly of Experts elections with Chairman of the Expediency Council and former president, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, at the helm.
The results of the Assembly of Experts vote, which is composed of mostly elder and senior clerics, in Tehran province released by the Interior Ministry show that Tehran's interim Friday Prayers leader Mohammad Aqa Emami Kashani and President Hassan Rouhani also stand in the second and third places.
Current members of the Assembly, Mohsen Qomi and Mohammad Ali Movahhedi Kermani stand in the fourth to fifth places.
They are followed closely by other Assembly members Qorbanali Dorri Najafabadi, Abolfazl Mirmohammadi, Mohammad Mohammadi Nik, Ebrahim Haj Amini Najafabadi, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi, Nasrollah Shahabadi, Mohammad Ali Taskhiri, Mohsen Esmaeili, Mohammad Hassan Zali, and Guardians Council Secretary Ahmad Jannati.
Over 35,000,000 eligible voters participated in the twin elections. Read the full story here.