Rouhani wins Iran's presidential election
Hassan Rouhani is declared winner of the presidential election after getting more than 18 million of the votes.
Iran begins counting ballots in presidential election
Centrist cleric Hassan Rowhani, considered the only moderate in the presidential race, reportedly takes a big lead in early returns. Turnout may have been as high as 80%, officials say. TEHRAN — Electoral authorities were counting ballots Saturday after tens of millions of Iranians turned out to vote for a successor to Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in the first presidential election since the disputed 2009 balloting led to street protests and a major crackdown on the opposition.
Iran votes for new president, Khamenei slams U.S. doubts
DUBAI - Millions of Iranians voted to choose a new president on Friday, urged by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to turn out in force to discredit suggestions by arch foe the United States that the election would be a sham.
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Iran presidential election underway
In Iran's presidential election, the three front-runners are conservatives, but Hassan Rowhani, a moderate, has gained momentum in recent days. TEHRAN — Millions of Iranians headed to the polls early Friday to choose a new president in balloting that has taken on a competitive edge as a single moderate contender faces off against a splintered array of hard-line hopefuls.
Iran set to vote in presidential elections
Millions are due to cast their ballots four years after the disputed re-election of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.