Iranian People elected new president | Eurasia Diary -

27 July, Tuesday

Iranian People elected new president

World A- A A+

Ebrahim Raeisi won the June 18 presidential election with a landslide victory, defeating his three other rivals with a wide margin, Eurasia Diary rep[orts citing Tehran Times.

Early results show that out of 28,600,000 votes counted so far, Raeisi has succeeded to win 17,800,000 votes, the Interior Ministry election headquarters said.

Raeisi, Mohsen Rezaei, Abdolnasser Hemmati, and Amir Hossein Qazizadeh Hashemi were competing in the Friday elections.

The three loser of the presidential race issued separate message congratulating Raeisi for winning the presidential post.

Senior MP Mostafa Mirsalim, who ran for president in the 2017 elections, said people elected a person for president who is very brave in uprooting corruption.

Report a mistake by marking it and pressing Ctrl+Enter

EurasiaDiary © Must be hyperlinked when used.

Follow us:
Twitter: @Eurasia_Eng
Facebook: EurasiaEng
Telegram: @eurasia_diary