Iranian conservative critics of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad have defeated his supporters in most of the parliamentary seats whose winners have been declared in the country's parliamentary election.
A handout picture released by the Iranian presidency shows Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (R) meeting with Indian Union Minister for renewable energy, Farooq Abdullah (L), in Tehran, March 3, 2012. (AFP)
A man looks at newspapers at a news stand in Tehran, March 4, 2012. (Reuters)
Torn electoral posters are seen on a wall in central Tehran, March 3, 2012.
An Iranian woman walks past a torn electoral poster for a parliamentary candidate a day after the elections in Tehran, March 3, 2012. (AFP)