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presidential candidates

Ministry summons independent candidate after meeting

Independent presidential candidate Ghassem Sholeh Saadi was summoned by the Ministry of Intelligence after he met with a number of reporters and reformist youth. » read more

Conservative MP slams anti-opposition statements

Conservative Iranian MP Ali Motahari has spoken out against recent statements by the head of the Guardian Council, who said that people who took part in the 2009 election protests will not be eligible to run in the upcoming presidential election. » read more

Dates set for entry into race for presidency

The Iranian Interior Minister announced today that registration of presidential candidates for the 2013 election will begin on May 7 and last for five days. » read more

Ahmadinejad slams new rules for candidacy

The approval of new regulations for presidential candidacy has drawn fierce criticism from Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. » read more