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World - Region
6/19/2021 7:23:27 PM
Hardliner Iranian cleric Ebrahim Raisi's victory in a presidential election has drawn mixed reactions, with Russia hailing it as a sign of greater regional stability but others decrying it as a farce

World - Region
6/19/2021 10:31:30 AM
Raisi had so far won 17.8 million votes, the official said in televised news conference. More than 28 million Iranians out of 59 million eligible voters cast ballots, the official said

World - Region
6/18/2021 10:58:12 AM
Iranians voted Friday in a presidential election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory after all serious rivals were barred from running

World - Region
6/17/2021 6:51:58 PM
The president sets domestic policy, which is important as Iran has faced years of crushing sanctions from Trump unilaterally withdrew America from Tehran's nuclear deal

World - Region
6/17/2021 2:39:07 PM
On the eve of Iran's presidential election, expected to hand victory to the ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi, the candidate-vetting Guardian Council insisted Thursday that "the political contest is serious"

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
6/17/2021 12:42:00 PM
Its Arab neighbours seem to be far less interested in the presidential elections in Iran, although many say they may embolden the country’s extremists, writes Salah Nasrawi

World - Region
6/16/2021 11:56:58 AM
The pain of Trump's ramped-up sanctions, which sparked a currency collapse, galloping inflation and spiralling job losses, is the unifying electoral theme

World - Region
6/16/2021 10:43:13 AM
According to the few polls available, voter abstention could exceed the record of 57 percent recorded in parliamentary elections last year

World - Region
6/15/2021 9:12:22 PM
In an interview with The Associated Press last week, Hemmati said he'd even be willing to possibly meet with US President Joe Biden if he wins

World - International
6/15/2021 6:58:13 PM
Officials at Homeland Security and the Justice Department, as well as Republican election leaders across the country, repeatedly said there was no pervasive fraud

World - Region
6/15/2021 10:02:30 AM
Iran's economy has cratered since America's withdrawal from the accord. Rejoining the deal, even though the agreement remains despised by hard-liners, could help ease the economic hardship

Opinion -
6/10/2021 1:09:00 PM
Campaigning in this month’s presidential elections in Iran has confirmed the prevalence of economic and social concerns over religious ideology in the country

World - Region
6/10/2021 12:10:37 PM
Those living in the Islamic Republic repeatedly point to the economy as the major issue facing it ahead of its June 18 presidential election

World - Region
6/8/2021 7:47:22 PM
The looming June 18 election will see voters pick a candidate to replace Rouhani, who is term limited from running again

World - Region
6/5/2021 10:23:13 PM
Candidates in Iran's presidential election this month traded strong barbs in a debate, accusing each other of treason or of lacking the education to run an economy devastated by three years of US sanctions

World - Region
6/4/2021 5:46:05 PM
Iran’s Guardian Council said on Friday that the vetting body will soon announce a review of candidates barred from this month’s presidential vote following the Supreme Leader’s intervention

World - Region
5/30/2021 7:51:50 PM
Iran's Cabinet dismissed the governor of the central bank on Sunday after he decided to run for the June 18 presidential election

World - Region
5/28/2021 6:16:14 PM
The vote comes amid widespread discontent over a deep economic and social crisis, and after the violent repression of waves of protests in the winter of 2017-18 and in 2019

World - Region
5/28/2021 5:03:33 PM
According to polls, Imamoglu is the strongest potential candidate against Erdogan in a presidential election expected in June 2023

World - Region
5/27/2021 10:55:30 PM
The vote took place amid the lowest levels of violence since the war erupted in 2011 -- but with the economy in free fall

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