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Iran Faces Partial Recount in Top Election

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Iran Faces Partial Recount in Top Election

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Iran Faces Partial Recount in Top Election

Iran Faces Partial Recount in Top Election

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In Iran's presidential election, former president Hashemi Rafsanjani and Tehran Mayor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad are set to contest a run-off election Friday. But one of the losing candidates has charged that the vote was rigged, prompting authorities to order a partial recount.