Rouhani, reformist supporters faced hardliners close to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani earned an emphatic vote of confidence and reformist partners secured surprise gains in parliament in early results from elections that could accelerate the Islamic Republic's emergence from years of isolation.
01:08 Prepare for the weirdest Election Day in history, after a candidate allegedly body-slams a reporter40
16:59 Big Sky battle: The singer vs. the millionaire14
14:04 Macron's party seen winning majority in French legislatives: poll18
13:17 Iran elections: Pro-Rouhani reformists in Tehran power sweep30