Iran extends voting due to 'rush of voters,' state television says

By REUTERS
February 26, 2016 16:29

Iran extended voting by two hours in elections on Friday because of a "rush of voters" in the contests for parliament and the Assembly of Experts, state television reported.

"Polling hours have been extended by two hours until 8 p.m.", (1630 GMT) state TV quoted the interior ministry as saying. Polling stations opened at 8 a.m.


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