Campaigning begins for Iran's parliamentary elections

February 18, 2016 5:45 AM

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TEHRAN, Iran – Iranian state TV says thousands of parliamentary candidates have launched their election campaigns ahead of Iran's Feb. 26 parliamentary vote.

Over 6,200 candidates, including 586 women, began a one-week campaign Thursday for a place in the country's 290-seat parliament.

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