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Iranian legislative election, 2008

Index Iranian legislative election, 2008

Legislative elections for Majlis of Iran were held on 14 March 2008, with a second round held on 25 April 2008. [1]

32 relations: Ali Larijani, Alliance of Builders of Islamic Iran, Anoushiravan Ehteshami, Council for Coordinating the Reforms Front, Democracy, Democracy Party (Iran), Economy of Iran, Electoral list, Europe, Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel, Guardian Council, Hijab, Hossein Mousavi Tabrizi, Independent politician, Iranian Parliament religious minority reserved seats, Iranian Principlists, Iranian Reformists, Islamic Consultative Assembly, Jesus, Jews, List of Speakers of the Parliament of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Mohammad Khatami, National Front (Iran), National Trust Party (Iran), Principlists Pervasive Coalition, Reformists Front, Ruhollah Khomeini, Tehran, United Front of Principlists, United States, Zoroastrianism.

Ali Larijani

Ali Larijani (علی لاریجانی,; born 3 June 1957) is an Iranian conservative politician, philosopher and former military officer who has been Speaker of the Parliament of Iran since 2008.

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Alliance of Builders of Islamic Iran

The Alliance of Builders or Developers of Islamic Iran (ائتلاف آبادگران ایران اسلامی; E'telāf-e Ābādgarān-e Īrān-e Eslāmī), usually shortened to Abadgaran (آبادگران), was an Iranian conservative political federation of parties and organizations.

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Anoushiravan Ehteshami

Anoushiravan "Anoush" Ehteshami (انوشیروان احتشامی) is the Professor and Joint Director of the ESRC Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World at Durham University.

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Council for Coordinating the Reforms Front

The Council for Coordinating the Reforms Front or the Reformist Front Coordination Council (شورای هماهنگی جبهه اصلاحات) is the umbrella organization, coalition and council of main political groups within the Iranian reform movement.

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Democracy

Democracy (δημοκρατία dēmokraa thetía, literally "rule by people"), in modern usage, has three senses all for a system of government where the citizens exercise power by voting.

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Democracy Party (Iran)

The Democracy Party of Iran (حزب مردم‌سالاری) is an Iranian reformist political party that split from the Islamic Iran Solidarity Party in 2000.

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Economy of Iran

The economy of Iran is a mixed and transition economy with a large public sector.

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Electoral list

An electoral list is a grouping of candidates for election, usually in proportional election systems, but also in some plurality election systems.

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Europe

Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel

Gholam Ali Haddad-Adel (غلامعلی حداد عادل, born 4 May 1945) is an Iranian philosopher, politician and former chairman of the Parliament.

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Guardian Council

The Guardian Council of the Constitution (شورای نگهبان قانون اساسی, Shūra-ye negahbān-e qānūn-e āsāsī) is an appointed and constitutionally mandated 12-member council that wields considerable power and influence in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Hijab

A hijab (حجاب, or (dialectal)) is a veil worn by some Muslim women in the presence of any male outside of their immediate family, which usually covers the head and chest.

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Hossein Mousavi Tabrizi

Seyed Hossein Mousavi Tabrizi (سید حسین موسوی تبریزی, was born 1947 in Tabriz) is an Iranian Shiite mujtahid, writer, researcher, judge and politician.

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Independent politician

An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.

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Iranian Parliament religious minority reserved seats

There are 5 reserved seats in the Iranian Parliament for the religious minorities.

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Iranian Principlists

The Principlists (Osul-Garâyân, also interchangeably known as the Iranian Conservatives Open access material licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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Iranian Reformists

The Iranian reformists (Eslâh-Talabân) are a political faction in Iran that support former President Mohammad Khatami's plans to change the Iranian political system to include more freedom and democracy.

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Islamic Consultative Assembly

The Islamic Consultative Assembly (Majles-e Showrā-ye Eslāmī), also called the Iranian Parliament, the Iranian Majlis (or Majles, مجلس), is the national legislative body of Iran.

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Jesus

Jesus, also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth and Jesus Christ, was a first-century Jewish preacher and religious leader.

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Jews

Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites Israelite origins and kingdom: "The first act in the long drama of Jewish history is the age of the Israelites""The people of the Kingdom of Israel and the ethnic and religious group known as the Jewish people that descended from them have been subjected to a number of forced migrations in their history" and Hebrews of the Ancient Near East.

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List of Speakers of the Parliament of Iran

Following is a list of Speakers of the Parliament of Iran, from the Persian Constitutional Revolution to present.

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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (Mahmūd Ahmadinezhād, born Mahmoud Sabbaghian (Sabbāghyān) on 28 October 1956) is an Iranian politician who was the sixth President of Iran from 2005 to 2013.

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Mohammad Khatami

Seyyed Mohammad Khatami (سید محمد خاتمی,; born 14 October 1943) is an Iranian scholar, Shia theologian, and reformist politician.

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National Front (Iran)

The National Front of Iran (Jebha-ye Mellī-e Īrān) is an opposition political organization in Iran, founded by Mohammad Mosaddegh in 1949.

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National Trust Party (Iran)

National Trust Party (Ḥezb-e Eʿtemād-e Mellī, also translated as National Confidence Party) is an Iranian political party based on reformist and populist message.

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Principlists Pervasive Coalition

Principlists Pervasive Coalition (ائتلاف فراگیر اصول‌گرایان) was one of two main principlist coalitions for the Iranian legislative election, 2008, alongside the United Front of Principlists.

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Reformists Front

Reformists Front (جبهه اصلاح‌طلبان), formerly called Democracy Front (جبهه مردمسالاری) and Front for Consolidation of Democracy (جبهه تحکیم دموکراسی), is an Iranian reformist political alliance of "little-known parties" formerly pivoted by Democracy Party.

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Ruhollah Khomeini

Sayyid Ruhollah Mūsavi Khomeini (سید روح‌الله موسوی خمینی; 24 September 1902 – 3 June 1989), known in the Western world as Ayatollah Khomeini, was an Iranian Shia Islam religious leader and politician.

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Tehran

Tehran (تهران) is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province.

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United Front of Principlists

United Front of Principlists (جبههٔ متحد اصولگرایان, Jabhah-e Muttahid-e Uṣūlgarāyān) was an Iranian principlist political coalition that contested the 2008 and 2012 legislative elections.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Zoroastrianism

Zoroastrianism, or more natively Mazdayasna, is one of the world's oldest extant religions, which is monotheistic in having a single creator god, has dualistic cosmology in its concept of good and evil, and has an eschatology which predicts the ultimate destruction of evil.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iranian_legislative_election,_2008

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