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    Reformists in Iran play on economic woes - 24 Apr 2008

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Al Jazeera's Alireza Ronaghi reports on the reformists campaign to try and win the upcoming elections in 2009.
    Conservatives in Iran are looking to increase their majority in a second round of parliamentary elections, while reformists are just hoping to gain enough support to get their voices heard.
    Reformists are hopeful that the 'failing economy' in Iran will encourage people to vote for them.
    82 of 290 seats are being contested in a system that is stacked against them. The best the reformers can hope for is to gain from their opponents' mistakes.