presidential elections

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  • Raisi 2021-06-30 18:38

    President-elect writes to Leader, asking permission to quit Judiciary

    TEHRAN — In a letter addressed to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei released on Wednesday, President-elect Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi sought permission to quit as the head of the Judiciary and concentrate on forming his government.

  • Raeisi 2021-06-19 23:02

    Foreign regional leaders congratulate Iran’s president-elect Raeisi

    TEHRAN – Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a message on Saturday congratulating the election of Ebrahim Raeisi as the president of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • All participate 2021-06-19 14:56

    All participate

    Followers of other faiths including Jews, Christians, and Zoroastrians join Muslim people in Iran on Friday to vote for the presidential elections Friday. As the voting began early at 7:00 in the morning, Iranians attended polling stations to vote for their desired candidate. Despite all the negative propaganda by Western media outlets to downplay the people’s participation in the elections, Iranians once again proved that they are the sole decision-makers of their fate.

  • حضور سید ابراهیم رئیسی در انتخابات ۱۴۰۰ 2021-06-19 11:23

    Raeisi wins presidential vote in Iran with a landslide victory  

    TEHRAN – Ebrahim Raeisi won the June 18 presidential election with a landslide victory, defeating his three other rivals with a wide margin.

  • Ebrahim Raiesi 2021-06-19 09:13

    Rezaei, Hemmati, Qazizadeh congratulate Raeisi for winning presidential polls

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaei, Abdolnasser Hemmati and Amir Hossein Qazizadeh issued separate messages on Saturday morning congratulating Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi for winning the June 18 presidential elections.

  • Ghalibaf 2021-06-19 01:01

    Election from point of view of officials

    TEHRAN — Prominent political figures cast vote for the presidential and council elections on Friday. Political figures cast votes as the voting began at 7:00 in Iran. Simultaneously, mid-term parliamentary and Assembly of Experts elections were held in a few constituencies in the country.

  • Stroke of a pen 2021-06-18 23:32

    Iranians enchased the epic scenery of the bright future once again

    With a stroke of the pen

    TEHRAN – Iranians from all walks of life headed to polling stations across the country early on Friday to exercise their right to have a final say on all state matters ranging from how to run a village to deciding who will be the tenant of the Iranian presidential palace for the next four years.

  • voting in presidential election 2021-06-18 23:18

    High voter turnout among Iranian expatriates

    TEHRAN - Iranians living abroad flocked to polling stations set up by the Iranian Foreign Ministry across the globe to take part in elections affecting the daily lives of Iranians both at home and abroad.

  • Iranians made history as usual 2021-06-18 20:14

    Iranians made history as usual

    As the voting began early at 7:00 in the morning, Iranians poured onto the street to vote for their desired candidate. Despite all the sabotages done by the foreign mainstream media outlets to downplay the people’s presence in the elections, Iranians one again proved that they are the sole decision-makers of their fate.

  • Prominent political figures cast votes for the presidential and council elections 2021-06-18 16:01

    Prominent political figures cast votes for the presidential and council elections

    Political figures cast their votes as the voting began at 7:00 in Iran. Simultaneously mid-term parliamentary and Assembly of Experts elections are being held in a few constituencies in the country. Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, President Hassan Rouhani, First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, senior advisor to the Leader Ali Larijani, and Guardian Council Secretary, Ahmad Jannati were among the prominent figures who cast their votes.

  • Iran's top nuclear negotiator Araqchi 2021-06-18 15:13

    Iran’s Araqchi says nuclear talks closer to deal

    TEHRAN - Indirect talks between Tehran and Washington on reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal have come closer than ever to an agreement, but essential issues remain to be negotiated, the top Iranian negotiator said on Thursday.

  • Iran’s presidential elections  2021-06-18 12:44

    Polls underway in Iran’s presidential elections 

    TEHRAN – Presidential elections in Iran opened at 7:00 a.m. local time on Friday, June 18, and will last until midnight.

  • presidential candidate Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi 2021-06-15 21:25

    Raeisi: Leader’s will about culture must be implemented

    TEHRAN — In a meeting with poets, writers and publishers on Monday night, presidential contender Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi said that the cultural points expressed by the Leader of the Revolution are not advice, rather they should be implemented.

  • Polling stations set up in Russia, Britain for Iran’s presidential elections 2021-06-15 17:30

    Polling stations set up in Russia, Britain for Iran’s presidential elections

    TEHRAN – Polling stations have been set up for Iran’s upcoming presidential elections in Russia and Britain, ISNA reported on Tuesday.

  • FM Zarif 2021-06-14 22:25

    High voter turnout will disappoint ‘economic terrorists,’ Zarif says

    TEHRAN – In a video message on his Instagram page on Monday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on people to participate massively in the June 18 presidential elections, saying it will help cancel economic sanctions speedily and prevent sanctions in the future.

  • Mehralizadeh withdraws candidacy for city council election 2021-06-13 23:50

    Presidential candidate: Iran will be adamant on JCPOA position if U.S. refuses to abandon previous a

    TEHRAN - Iranian presidential candidate Mohsen Mehr-Alizadeh says if he is elected president, his administration will continue talks on reviving the 2015 nuclear accord, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran-Pakistan 2021-06-13 23:49

    Iranians in Pakistan preparing to vote in presidential elections

    TEHRAN — Iran's embassy in Islamabad as well as the consulates-general in four Pakistan’s cities are preparing for the June 18 presidential election in Iran.

  • Religious minorities urge people for high turnout in presidential elections 2021-06-13 18:26

    Religious minorities urge people for high turnout in presidential elections

    TEHRAN – Representatives of religious minorities in the parliament have invited all the Iranian nation to participate massively in the upcoming presidential elections.

  • Justin Trudeau 2021-06-12 08:25

    Canada deliberately sabotaging Iranian presidential polls

    TEHRAN — The secretary of the Iranian presidential election headquarters has chastised the Canadian government for its lack of cooperation in engaging Iranians living in Canada in the Iranian presidential elections.

  • Religious minority representatives 2021-06-09 22:16

    MPs representing religious minorities call for massive turnout in elections

    TEHRAN – Legislators representing the religious minorities in the Iranian parliament issued a statement on Wednesday calling on the people to participate massively in the June 18 presidential and council elections.

  • Qalibaf 2021-06-09 22:10

    Everyone who cares about Iran will attend presidential polls, parliament speaker says

    TEHRAN – Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf on Wednesday called for participation in the June 18 presidential elections, saying turnout in the elections will show “love for the country and concern over the fate of the future generation and children of Iran”.

  • Debate 2021-06-08 23:31

    Candidates spar in second showdown

    TEHRAN — The candidates faced off each other on Tuesday, exchanging views on political, social, and cultural topics, with a taste of economic promises.

  • election 2021-06-07 15:26

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran’s presidential election: private sector expectations and demands

    TEHRAN – Iran is on the verge of yet another political turning point as the current government incumbency gets closer to its end and seven new presidential candidates line up to try their luck for leading the next government.

  • Leader 2021-06-04 16:27

    Iran stronger than ever: Leader

    TEHRAN - In a live televised speech on the anniversary of Imam Khomeini's demise, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined the strength of the Islamic Republic of Iran, saying that the establishment got stronger by the day despite predictions on part of the enemies that it will collapse.

  • Mahmoud Vaezi 2021-06-03 01:14

    Government says is impartial in presidential elections

    TEHRAN – The presidential chief of staff on Wednesday said the government is “quite impartial” toward the presidential elections.

  • جلیلی 2021-06-01 22:10

    Jalili: Every village could serve as a ‘cell’ for development

    TEHRAN — Speaking to the people of Iran on televised program on Monday night, presidential contender Saeed Jalili said that every village could be a big part of Iran’s development.

  • قاضی زاده هاشمی 2021-06-01 22:10

    Qazizadeh: Stock market, cryptocurrency, and tackling COVID-19 are my priorities

    TEHRAN — In a brief interview with the state TV, presidential contender Amir Hossein Qazizadeh Hashemi shared vision on his priorities.

  • عبدالناصر همتی 2021-06-01 22:09

    Hemmati says he will focus on low-income deciles

    TEHRAN — Presidential contender Abdolnaser Hemmati says he considers people's livelihood as his most important and basic priority.

  • ربیعی 2021-06-01 22:08

    Government: Vienna talks not related to elections

    TEHRAN — Speaking at his weekly press briefing on Tuesday, Iranian government spokesman Ali Rabiei said that Iran won’t let the Vienna nuclear talks for a possible revival of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) to protract, yet he seemed eager to announce the full restoration of the JCPOA in the incumbent administration.

  • Hatami 2021-05-30 20:45

    Maximum participation in election will ensure national security: defense minister

    TEHRAN – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier-General Amir Hatami has underlined the need for higher voter turnout in the Iran June election, saying such a thing will strengthen national security.