Election officials stand next to a ballot box at a mosque, using as a polling station, during Iran's parliamentary election, in central Tehran

 
Election officials stand next to a ballot box at a mosque, using as a polling station, during Iran
EDITORS' NOTE: Reuters and other foreign media are subject to Iranian restrictions on leaving the office to report, film or take pictures in Tehran. Election officials stand next to a ballot box at a mosque, using as a polling station, during Iran's parliamentary election, in central Tehran March 2, 2012. Polls opened on Friday for a parliamentary election in Iran that will test the popularity of the clerical establishment at a time of a standoff with the West over the country's nuclear programme. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl (IRAN - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS RELIGION)