Presidential Election



  • مراسم دانش‌آموختگی دانشجویان دانشگاه امام حسین علیه‌السلام 2017-05-10 16:40

    Leader warns presidential candidates on enemies’ plots

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei urged presidential candidates to pay attention to economic issues, national dignity and security in their campaigns.

  • zarif 2017-05-10 13:30


    Iranians in Canada can go to US for May 19 vote

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said Canada has refused to allow polling stations for Iranian expats wishing to vote for the upcoming presidential election on May 19, adding they can go to US instead to cast a ballot.

  • همایش بانوان حامی حسن روحانی 2017-05-10 12:09

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Rouhani attends women’s gathering in Tehran

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani attended a gathering of women at Shiroudi Stadium in Tehran as part of his campaign for the country’s upcoming presidential election.

  • Moon Jae-in 2017-05-10 08:53

    Moon Jae-in wins S Korean presidential election

    SEOUL, May 10 (MNA) – Moon Jae-in has become the new South Korean president, gaining over 40 percent of votes in the election, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) announced.

  • zarif 2017-05-09 14:44

    Zarif talks running elections in Canada with FM Freeland

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif in a telephone conversation Mon. night discussed with his Canadian counterpart Chrystia Freeland the holding of the country’s presidential elections in Canada despite lack of diplomatic ties.

  • محمود علوی 2017-05-09 14:08


    Iran’s intelligence agency enjoys vast popular appeal

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi stressed that kind and tactful encounters have raised the popularity appeal of intelligence services among the Iranian people.

  • Rouhani meets with French FM 2017-05-08 15:24

    Rouhani felicitates Macron on victory

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – President Rouhani hailed Emmanuel Macron’s win in France presidential election in a message on Monday.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-05-08 12:41

    Iran congratulates Macron on election

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi extended his congratulations to centrist Emmanuel Macron, who defeated far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in Sunday's French presidential election.

  • دیدار کارگران با رهبر انقلاب 2017-05-07 16:07


    Islamic Republic needless of corrupt Western culture

    TEHRAN, May 07 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei underlined that Islamic Republic possess invaluable sources of education, rejecting UNESCO's Global Education Agenda 2030.

  • presidential debate 2017 2017-05-05 16:36

    Iran 2017 presidential candidates offer political, cultural plans in 2nd live debate

    TEHRAN, May. 05 (MNA) – A week after the first debate, the six candidates racing for Iran's presidency convened at the same TV studio to attract the most voters in their favor.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-05-03 09:27

    FM spox:

    Iran optimistic about running elections in Canada

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – Bahram Ghasemi said Iran is hopeful of balloting Iranians residing in Canada for presidential elections although Tehran and Ottawa lack diplomatic relations.

  • President Rouhani officially welcomes Azerbaijani counterpart 2017-05-02 09:35

    Rouhani vows to preserve N-deal in 2nd term

    TEHRAN, May 02 (MNA) – President Rouhani vowed to preserve the Iran's nuclear deal during his second term, adding his administration will still have a counterplan ready if the other side violates the agreement.

  • presidential election 2017-05-01 15:38

    By: Zahra Emamzadeh

    Economy talks

    TEHRAN, May 01 (MNA) – When it comes to elections in Iran, like many other countries, any candidate who can reassure Iranians about economic boost and creating jobs is the one who will gain a high favorability. Statistics show that the majority of Iranians are concerned about the economy.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-05-01 13:05


    Government believes in action not words

    TEHRAN, May. 01 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, while pointing to efforts to ensure well-being of workers, said the government sought actions rather than slogans.

  • دیدار کارگران با رهبر انقلاب 2017-04-30 14:14


    People's presence deflected war from Iran, not officials'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution said Sun. participation at upcoming presidential elections ensures national security, adding it was the presence of the people and not the officials’ measures that has kept the shadow of war away from the country.

  • اولین همایش انتخاباتی حجت الاسلام رئیسی 2017-04-30 10:46

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Raeisi's 1st presidential rally

    TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) – The first rally of presidential candidate Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi, current Chief Custodian of Astan Quds Razavi, was held on Saturday.

  • همایش انتخاباتی حجت الاسلام روحانی 2017-04-30 09:34

    By: Mohammad Moheimani

    Rouhani's presidential rally

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – The first presidential rally of incumbent head of state Hassan Rouhani was held at Arikeh Iranian Hall on Saturday evening.

  • مناظره 2017-04-28 17:33

    Iran 2017 presidential candidates offer social plans on 1st live debate

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – The first debate among the six candidates of the 12th Iranian presidential election was aired live on state television on Friday and the candidates offered their plans for the next government.

  • آلیس بیلون گالاند 2017-04-26 14:59

    ELN expert:

    Le Pen aims at full defense autonomy

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – An expert from ELN shed light on different visions of both French Presidential election front runners toward the EU, NATO and possible European Army.

  • قشقاوی 2017-04-26 13:17

    Deputy FM:

    Iranians to cast votes in 103 countries

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Deputy FM Ghashghavi said Iranians residing in 103 foreign countries will be balloted for upcoming presidential elections.

  • دیدار مسئولان نظام، سفیران کشورهای اسلامی و اقشار مختلف مردم با رهبر انقلاب 2017-04-25 12:31

    Leader urges candidates to rely on domestic capabilities

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution has urged presidential candidate not to count on foreigners for development of the country and economic prosperity.

  • لوپن و ماکرون 2017-04-24 08:50

    Emanuel Macron forges ahead after first round of French presidential election

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Emanuel Macron took the first place in first round of French presidential election, Marine Le Pen is hard on his heels.

  • نیکزاد 2017-04-22 11:43

    Nikzad to head Raeisi’s presidential campaign

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Former cabinet minister of Roads and Urban Development, Ali Nikzad, has been announced to head the presidential campaign of Rouhani’s main rival, Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

  • رحمانی فضلی 2017-04-22 11:27

    Interior Min.:

    Iran stands firmly against insecurity

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli, while noting that no efforts will be spared to hold healthy elections, said any movement against public safety or security will be confronted with without compromise.

  • نامزدهای انتخابات 96 2017-04-21 10:42

    Iran's Interior Ministry announces final list of presidential candidates

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s Interior Ministry released late on Thursday the list of candidates qualified to run in the forthcoming presidential election.

  • رهبر انقلاب در جمع فرماندهان ارتش 2017-04-19 12:46


    Fear of enemies’ threats plunges country into desolation

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayat. Khamenei said Wed. that being fearful and anxious of enemies’ threats and affected by hostile treatment of major powers is the start of a country’s decent into desolation.

  • 02br6 ejei.jpg 2017-04-16 21:23

    Judiciary spox.:

    Court case 'insufficient proof of disqualification of candidates'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Judiciary spokesperson has said only 'definite conviction in court,' which bars officials from public service would disqualify them as a presidential election candidate.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 19:59

    Pres. Elec. registration;

    Pre-Guardian Council final list becomes exhaustive

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – With closing registration for Presidential Elections, there is a clear image of the final, however pre-Guardian Council lineup of candidates, setting aside long list of unknown registrations.

  • روز چهارم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 12:37

    Presidential Election registration underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The last day of Presidential Election registration has seen no prominent figure, other than Mohammad Hashemi, brother of late Hashemi Rafsanjani and Hamidreza Hajbabaei, former minister in Ahmadinejad's cabinet.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 11:02

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Last day of presidential election registration

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The registration process for the 12th round of Iran's presidential election is underway at the Interior Ministry headquarters in Tehran for the 5th and last day.