Ebrahim Raisi

Recommendations of an alternative to Trump’s hostility towards

Recommendations of an alternative to Trump’s hostility towards

There is an opportunity for improved relations with Iran

 Lana Ravandi-Fadai: Trump is bluffing about Iran

Lana Ravandi-Fadai: "Trump is bluffing about Iran"

Whether the situation in Iran and the region will change after Rouhani's re-election

Iran: hardliners vs. reformists

Iran: hardliners vs. reformists

Brooding Iran hardliners say they must still be heard after Rouhani win

Hassan Rouhani wins Iran#039s presidential election

Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's presidential election

Iran's reformist President Hassan Rouhani has decisively won the country's presidential election, according to official results, fending off a challenge by principlist rival, Ebrahim Raisi. …

Iran election: Hassan Rouhani on course for second term

Iran election: Hassan Rouhani on course for second term

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is on course for a second term in office, preliminary results show. Out of 26 million votes counted so far, he has won 14.6 million - or more than half, officials announced on state TV, BBC …

Elections in Iran: view from Europe

Elections in Iran: view from Europe

EU positions in dialogue with Iran have no solid foundation

12th presidential election kick off in Iran

12th presidential election kick off in Iran

More than 63,000 voting stations opened in Iran at 08.00 a.m. local time (03.30 GMT) on Friday for the country’s presidential election. Four candidates are running for presidency: Incumbent President Hassan …

Yelena Dunaeva: There won#039t be a second round of Iranian elections, but there will be unpredictable

Yelena Dunaeva: "There won't be a second round of Iranian elections, but there will be unpredictable"

Final balance of powers before presidential elections in Iran

Iran#039s re-engagement with the world at stake in Friday presidential vote

Iran's re-engagement with the world at stake in Friday presidential vote

Iranian establishment figures may want to keep Rouhani in power to avoid being cast back into isolation

Turn in Iranian Presidential Caign

Turn in Iranian Presidential Campaign

Rivals Unite to Oust Rouhani as Iran Election Enters Final Days

Will Rouhani lose elections?

Will Rouhani lose elections?

The rating of the conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi exceeded the rating of the current president of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, supported by the reformers, the Fars agency reports with reference to the survey …

Tehran mayor quits presidential race, backs Raisi

Tehran mayor quits presidential race, backs Raisi

Tehran Mayor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf quit the Iranian presidential race, backing instead hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi in Friday's vote. Ghalibaf, a former Revolutionary Guards commander and police …

Iran: Situation before the elections

Iran: Situation before the elections

Rouhani and his two opponents - Raisi and Ghalibaf, will be the most popular candidates

Does Iran#039s Khamenei really have a preferred candidate?

Does Iran's Khamenei really have a preferred candidate?

Underdogs trying to use the idea of being Khamenei's preferred candidate

Iran to choose out of six

Iran to choose out of six

The Iranian Interior Ministry has released the final list of candidates qualified to run in the forthcoming presidential election. Iran’s Interior Ministry on Thursday night gave the following list of eligible candidates vetted by …

Iran#039s Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

Iran's Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

An Iranian panel charged with vetting candidates approved the country's incumbent president and five challengers but disqualified former hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from running in next month's presidential …

Rouhani enters Iran election race focused on his economic record

Rouhani enters Iran election race focused on his economic record

Rouhani joins an election field with two hardline stalwarts

Yet Ahmadinejad ignored Khamenei

Yet Ahmadinejad ignored Khamenei

The leader of IRI, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, advised the ex-president not to participate in the elections

Iran opens registration for presidential election

Iran opens registration for presidential election

Iran has opened registration for those hoping to run in the presidential race on May 19, media reported. Prospective candidates can register through the end of April 15. They will then be vetted by the Guardian Council, a clerical body …