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06/15/2013 05:24 pm ET

Hassan Rouhani Victory Celebrations Fill Tehran's Streets As Iranians Embrace New Reformist President (PHOTOS)

Reformist candidate Hassan Rouhani won Iran's presidential election on Saturday, garnering hope among the country's moderate and liberal youth for democracy and significant change. Thousands of citizens took to the streets in Tehran, flashing victory signs and shouting, "Long live Rouhani!" in celebration of their new leader. Check out these photos of excited Iranians rallying around their president-elect.

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