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Sunni clerics write to Leader urge people to participate 17 Jun 2021

Sunni clerics write to Leader urge people to participate

A group of Friday prayer leaders, scholars and Sunni clerics in Iran have published a letter addressed to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei announcing their readiness to participate enthusiastically in the Friday elections.

Iranian presidential candidates face off in final showdown 13 Jun 2021

Iranian presidential candidates face off in final showdown

Seven presidential candidates gathered at the IRIB building on Saturday to discuss their plans and elaborate on their views on “people’s concerns” in the third and final presidential debate.

Iran should promote its films and music on global scale 12 Jun 2021

Iran should promote its films and music on global scale

Presidential candidate Saeed Jalili said on Thursday the future administration should view art as a path to success in other fields and actively seek to promote the country's films and music on a global scale.

Raeisi: President has no ‘shortage of authority’ 08 Jun 2021

Raeisi: President has no ‘shortage of authority’

Speaking at a televised program on Monday, presidential contender Ebrahim Raeisi said that the president has no “shortage of authority” in Iran, but whoever becomes president must consider coordination with other branches of government (Parliament and Judiciary) under the supervision of the leadership.

Hemmati asks politicians to go “on leave” 03 Jun 2021

Hemmati asks politicians to go “on leave”

In an interview on Wednesday, presidential contender Abdolnasser Hemmati said that Iran needs an economist president right now, asking politicians to go on a “4-year leave”.

Government: Vienna talks not related to elections 02 Jun 2021

Government: Vienna talks not related to elections

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.

Candidates express concerns and present plans 01 Jun 2021

Candidates express concerns and present plans

As we get closer to the election day, candidates begin campaigns in social media, TV and radio. The Tehran Times gathered all the remarks the presidential candidates made in the past 24 hours.

Candidates mustn’t address ‘professional’ conscription: military spokesman 31 May 2021

Candidates mustn’t address ‘professional’ conscription: military spokesman

Spokesman for Iran’s Armed Forces Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi instructed the presidential candidates to refrain from addressing the issue of compulsory military service. 

A group of reformists set up campaign office to support Raeisi 30 May 2021

A group of reformists set up campaign office to support Raeisi

A group of reformists have set up a campaign office to support presidential candidate Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

Kadkhodaei predicts high voter turnout 27 May 2021

Kadkhodaei predicts high voter turnout

The spokesman for Iran's Constitutional Council has dismissed the notion that the disqualification of several high-profile figures by the vetting body in the run-up to the June 18 presidential election could affect voter turnout, claiming that opinion polls conducted by state bodies show that low participation in elections often has social and economic roots.