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# ebrahim-raisi - Saturday 19 June, 2021

Iran's ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi elected president
# Ebrahim Raisi
# Ebrahim Raisi

Iran's ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi elected president

Updated Jun 19th 2021, 2:24 PM 23,794 Views 44 Comments

Raisi won just shy of 62% of the vote, on a voter turnout of 48.8% a record low in the Islamic republic.

# ebrahim-raisi - Friday 18 June, 2021

Iranians vote in presidential election tipped in favour of hard-liner
# Iran
# Iran

Iranians vote in presidential election tipped in favour of hard-liner

Jun 18th 2021, 11:21 AM 5,729 Views 6 Comments

Ebrahim Raisi is the front-runner in a field of just four candidates.

# ebrahim-raisi - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Hassan Rouhani swoops to landslide victory in Iranian presidential election
# Iran
# Iran

Hassan Rouhani swoops to landslide victory in Iranian presidential election

May 20th 2017, 2:33 PM 9,029 Views 27 Comments

The moderate cleric, who spearheaded a 2015 nuclear deal with Barack Obama, has been re-elected with 57% of the vote.