presidential elections in Iran 2017

 Khamenei endorses Rouhani as Iran president

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has formally endorsed Hassan Rouhani as president of Iran. During a ceremony, Ayatollah Khamenei gave his official approval for the …

Ruhani: Iranian people made their choice

The Iranian people said ‘no’ "to all those who want to stop Iran and return it back," President Hassan Ruhani said in the first after his re-election address to his fellow citizens. "The elections became a …

Work of polling stations in Iran may be extended

Iran’s Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli asked voters not to delay going to polling stations to cast their ballots in the 12th presidential election, saying the rules allow for voting to be extended until midnight at most. …

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 …

Mirsalim has not plans to quit presidential race

Iranian presidential candidate, member of Iran’s Expediency Council Mostafa Aqa-Mirsalim said that he will not drop out of the race, the Iranian media reported. Thus, Mirsalim refuted the Islamic coalition's …