• Short Summary

    THE PRO-GOVERNMENT NATIONAL UNION WAS TODAY (WEDNESDAY) REPORTED TO BE WELL AHEAD IN THE IRANIAN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS AS RESULTS POURED INTO TEHERAN FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY.

  • Description

    THE PRO-GOVERNMENT NATIONAL UNION WAS TODAY (WEDNESDAY) REPORTED TO BE WELL AHEAD IN THE IRANIAN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS AS RESULTS POURED INTO TEHERAN FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY.

    THE ELECTIONS WERE NOTEWORTHY FOR TWO REASONS: WOMEN WERE GIVEN THE RIGHT TO VOTE AND THE POLL WAS THE FIRST HELD SINCE THE SHAH CLOSED THE PARLIAMENT ABOUT THREE YEARS AGO.

    THE ELECTION WILL RETURN 200 MEMBERS TO THE MAJLIS (LOWER HOUSE) AND 60 TO THE SENATE.

    FILM SHOWS MEN AND WOMEN CASTING THEIR VOTES AND ALSO THE PRIME MINISTER ASADULLAH ALAM AND HIS WIFE AT THE POLLING BOOTH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAESTTFSGTM79CFPR7UHJI4XGFH
    Media URN:
    VLVAESTTFSGTM79CFPR7UHJI4XGFH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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