Presidential Election



  • همایش سراسری مجریان برگزاری انتخابات کشور 2017-02-25 11:55

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Elections greatest power against enemies

    TEHRAN, Feb. 25 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has emphasized that elections guarantee the Islamic Revolution and mark the greatest power against enemies.

  • علی اصغر احمدی دبیرکل جمعیت هلال احمر 2017-02-12 22:27

    55 million eligible to vote in presidential elections

    TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (MNA) – Head of State Electoral Headquarters has said in future presidential elections, 1.2 million people will vote for the first time.

  • محمود علوی وزیر اطلاعات 2017-02-08 13:20

    Intel. Min. says terrorist group destroyed

    TEHRAN, Feb. 08 (MNA) – Minister of Intelligence has told reporters details of destroying of terrorist groups will be presented to the public.

  • 1931394.jpg 2017-01-20 14:08

    Fmr. US Army PsyOp officer:

    US young generation seek Russia-Iran in circle of friendship

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – A former US army psychological operation officer and counter-terrorism analyst said American younger generation is by instinct more inclusive and are looking for ways to include Russia-Iran in the circle of friendship, and they voted for Trump largely because of his desire for this also.

  • Nowbakht 2017-01-03 22:04

    Cabinet spox.:

    Govt. fully cooperating with Judiciary in Zanjani’s case

    TEHRAN, Jan. 03 (MNA) – Cabinet spokesperson has said execution of Babak Zanjani would leave endless questions by the public unanswered.

  • Ban Ki-moon 2016-11-16 09:27

    UN chief calls on Trump to recognize climate change urgency

    MARRAKESH, Nov. 16 (MNA) ــــ The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday he hopes that Donald Trump understands the urgency and severity of climate change and the fight against it.

  • روحانی ظریف 2016-10-31 21:12

    Rouhani, Zarif felicitate Aoun on election

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif have separately congratulated Michel Naim Aoun on his election to Lebanese presidency.

  • بهرام قاسمی، سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2016-10-31 16:18

    FM spox. hails Aoun as Lebanese president

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has congratulated Michel Naim Aoun on his election to Lebanese presidency.

  • پیام آقا 2016-10-15 16:37

    Leader issues directive on ‘General Policies on Elections’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has communicated general policies on elections prepared with advice from Expediency Council.

  • گفتگو با دکتر علی اکبر صالحی 2016-10-04 20:15

    Salehi denies intention to run for presidency

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Iranian VP Ali Akbar Salehi issued a formal message on Tuesday dismissing the claims that he intends to run in the next presidential election of Iran to be held in May 2017.

  • دیدار رئیس جمهور و اعضاء هیات دولت با رهبر معظم انقلاب 2016-08-24 20:01


    Govt. should not ‘unduly engage’ in election boiling pot

    TEHRAN, Aug. 24 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has told a meeting with cabinet members, economy should provide the government with a priority among a host of other issues.

  • انتخابات 2016-08-12 11:49

    280 days till Iran’s next presidential election

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – An Interior Ministry official told the local media about the schedule of the coming presidential election of Iran.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی شورای نگهبان 2016-08-06 16:34

    GC spokesperson:

    Buying votes ‘critical damage’ to elections integrity

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – New spokesperson of the Guardian Council has admitted that buying and selling votes during elections damage the health of elections and should be seriously addressed.

  • انتخابات 2016-08-02 11:33

    Iran's 2017 presidential election timeframe

    TEHRAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – While the official dates for the 2017 presidential election will be announced in Nov., Mehr News has drawn up dates based on the previous elections' timetables.

  • صندوق رأی 2016-07-27 11:41

    Iran’s presidential elections date announced

    TEHRAN, Jul. 27 (MNA) – The Guardian Council has endorsed the decision to hold the 12th round of Iran’s presidential elections on Friday May 19, 2017.

  • همایش گرامیداشت سالروز پیروزی دکتر روحانی 2016-06-19 14:12

    By: Amir Ali Razzaghi

    Anniversary commemoration of Rouhani's presidential victory

    TEHRAN, Jun. 19 (MNA) – A ceremony commemorating the anniversary of Hassan Rouhani's presidential victory was held in Tehran on Saturday. Rouhani was elected as President of Iran on 15 June, 2013.

  • Clinton 2016-05-10 17:33

    By: Harry Harrison

    Hilary's most dangerous opponent

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – While Hillary Clinton is the strongest candidate in the Democrats camp for the 2016 US presidential elections, she seems to be carrying too much political baggage, as the shadow of her past scandals keeps looming over her like dangerous opponents that she needs to overcome in order to raise her chance for winning the elections.

  • ROUHANI 2016-04-03 09:38

    Rouhani congratulates Niger counterpart on reelection

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Saturday congratulated Niger President Issoufou Mahamadou on his reelection as the country's new president.

  • trump 2016-03-08 16:05

    By: David Granlund

    Stopping Trump

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Many Republicans desperately hope that presidential candidate Donald Trump, who has voiced many controversial issues about immigration and Muslims, can somehow be denied the nomination at the convention for the upcoming US presidential election.

  • trump 2016-03-01 15:24

    By: Mark Knight

    Zombie apocalypse is coming!

    TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – Under fire over his immigration policy and anti-Muslim comments, current Republican frontrunner Donald Trump is very likely to be the party’s nomination for president as 11 states prepared to vote on "Super Tuesday".

  • trump 2016-02-10 11:58

    By: Kevin Siers

    Waterboarding and worse!

    TEHRAN, Feb. 10 (MNA) – In a New Hampshire GOP presidential debate on the subject of torture on Sat., while Ted Cruz denied practice of simulated drowning used during the Bush administration was ‘torture’, Donald Trump said he would “bring back a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding.”

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2016-02-02 09:56

    Deputy FM:

    Iran welcomes Lebanese solution to presidential election

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Iranian deputy FM has said Iran backs any initiative by the Lebanese political parties to elect a president by unanimous consensus and understanding.

  • Trump 2016-02-01 15:28

    By: Rob Rogers

    Trump's boasting of loyal fans enters dangerous territory

    TEHRAN, Feb. 01 (MNA) – "I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody, and I wouldn't lose any voters, OK?" Trump said at a campaign stop at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. "It's, like, incredible."

  • muslim 2015-12-14 15:53

    By: Matt Wuerker

    Meanwhile, back in Muslim countries

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – In the weeks since the November 13 terrorist attacks in Paris, some of the Republican presidential candidates have seized on the opportunity to swing against Islam, most notable among which is Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban proposal that has provoked wide-spread criticism.

  • Mauricio Macri 2015-12-11 10:39

    Macri sworn in as new president of Argentina

    Buenos Aires, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Mauricio Macri was sworn in as the 52th president of Argentina, with the enormous commitment to do many things for the country to improve the lives of all the citizens.

  • ترامپ 2015-12-09 08:35

    Donald Trump gets worldwide rejection for plan against Muslims

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 09 (MNA) – Presidential hopeful Donald Trump's proposal to prevent Muslim people from entering the United States has prompted national and international rejection, with criticisms coming from the White House and even from the United Nations.

  • Rouhani 2015-11-25 09:15

    Rouhani felicitates newly-elected Tanzanian President

    TEHRAN, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani cabled a message on Tuesday and congratulated his Tanzanian counterpart who took power earlier this month after winning October 25 elections.

  • Rouhani 2015-11-10 10:41

    Rouhani congratulates re-election of Guinea president

    TEHRAN, Nov. 10 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday felicitated his Guinean counterpart Alpha Conde on his re-election.

  • lebanon 2015-10-17 10:13

    Nuclear deal brings advantage to region: Lebanese PM

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Lebanon’s prime minister has praised Iran’s nuclear deal and deemed it as an opportunity for expansion of bilateral ties.

  • هیلاری کلینتون 2015-10-17 09:12

    US majority names Hillary Clinton debate winner

    WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (MNA) – The U.S. majority, including Democrats and independents named candidate Hillary Clinton as the winner of the debate among candidates of the Democratic Party, a survey revealed on Friday.