An Iranian man wearing a face mask shows his ink-stained finger that indidates he just cast his vote at a polling station in Tehran on Friday. Photo: AFP

Iran’s hardliners ahead in election marred by coronavirus threat

  • Voters head to polls in face masks as country reports sixth death
  • More than 7,000 potential candidates, most of them reformists and moderates, had been disqualified ahead of Friday’s ballot
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
An Iranian man wearing a face mask shows his ink-stained finger that indidates he just cast his vote at a polling station in Tehran on Friday. Photo: AFP
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