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Holding election big national accomplishment: Nasrallah 08 May 2018

Holding election big national accomplishment: Nasrallah

 Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah said during a televised address on Monday that holding general election in Lebanon was a big national accomplishment for this country. “I extend my appreciation and gratitude to all who delivered on their duties,” said Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah, on Monday. His remarks at a televised address […]

Rouhani congratulates Chinese pres. on re-election 17 Mar 2018

Rouhani congratulates Chinese pres. on re-election

President Rouhani expressed congratulations to Mr Xi Jinping on his re-election as the President of the People’s Republic of China and expressed hope that Tehran-Beijing ties would develop in all fields of mutual interest. Hassan Rouhani’s message to the Chinese president is as follows: In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful […]

Iranian MP invited to observe 2018 Russian presidential elections 10 Mar 2018

Iranian MP invited to observe 2018 Russian presidential elections

 The Chairman of Russia’s Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Ivanovna Matviyenko has invited Iranian MP Kazem Jalali to observe the upcoming presidential elections in Russia. Iranian MP Kazem Jalali is currently the Vice President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). This is the first time an Iranian MP is invited […]

Afghanistan Election Commission Not Independent 22 Oct 2017

Afghanistan Election Commission Not Independent

TEHRAN  – Afghanistan’s election commission is not Independent and follows President Ashraf Ghani’s orders, senior Afghan lawmaker said. First Deputy of Afghanistan’s Parliament Speaker Homayoun Homayoun referred to the establishment of a commission by Ghani to provide the logistical support for the election process and said the move is “direct interference” in upcoming elections affairs. […]

Rouhani congratulates Kyrgyz president on election 18 Oct 2017

Rouhani congratulates Kyrgyz president on election

TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to the newly-elected President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov, calling for further expansion of ties. In his message forwarded on Tuesday, President Rouhani stressed that Tehran considers no limitation to developing inclusive ties with Bishkek. “I am confident that in your Excellency’s term of […]

Maduro Wins Landslide Victory in Venezuela State Elections 16 Oct 2017

Maduro Wins Landslide Victory in Venezuela State Elections

TEHRAN – President Nicolas Maduro’s government won a landslide victory in closely watched regional elections in Venezuela on Sunday, according to official results that the opposition said were “suspicious.” Maduro’s socialist party won governorships of 17 of the 23 states with the opposition Democratic Union Roundtable (MUD) coalition taking only five, according to the results […]

Japan Calls Snap Election as New Party Roils Outlook 28 Sep 2017

Japan Calls Snap Election as New Party Roils Outlook

TEHRAN – A fledgling party led by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike gained momentum on Thursday ahead of an Oct. 22 election as the biggest opposition Democratic Party said it would step aside to let its candidates run under her reformist banner. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, a conservative who returned to power in 2012, hopes […]

Germany Votes in Key National Elections 24 Sep 2017

Germany Votes in Key National Elections

TEHRAN – Germany is going to the polls on Sunday for the country’s federal elections, with long-serving Chancellor Angela Merkel looking all but certain to win a historic fourth term in office. The poll is also expected to see the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) entering parliament for the first time. Polls opened at 8am […]

Japanese PM May Call Snap General Election 18 Sep 2017

Japanese PM May Call Snap General Election

TOKYO- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may hold a snap general election next month, local media reported, a move that would allow him to seize on opposition disarray and growing support for his handling of the North Korea crisis. Abe appears increasingly inclined to call an election amid a recovery in public support following a […]

Polling Stations Open Across Russia for Municipal, Regional Elections 10 Sep 2017

Polling Stations Open Across Russia for Municipal, Regional Elections

TEHRAN  – Municipal and regional elections kick off on Sunday in 82 administrative entities in Russia. Polling stations are opening across Russia on Sunday in 82 administrative entities out of 85. Governors will be elected in 16 regions, local parliamentary elections will be held in six, and by-elections will be held for the federal parliament. […]