Sun Apr 23, 2017 10:14PM
An Iranian woman casts her vote at a ballot box. (Photo by IRNA)
An Iranian woman casts her vote at a ballot box. (Photo by IRNA)
  • Embed

Amir Mehdi Kazemi
Press TV, Tehran

Head of the oversight committee of the Islamic city and village council elections of Iran says the candidates will be vetted regardless of their political affiliation. The comments were made after several former Tehran city council members, many of them well-known figures, were disqualified by the supervising body.