Mohammad Khatami (left) - Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (Right) - (Photo Credit: Fars News Agency)

Iran Updates: Khatami Thanked The Supreme Leader, Rowhani Vowed To Empower The Islamic Republic

In a meeting with the members of Motalefe Eslami, a powerful Principalist faction, Iran’s President-elect, Hassan Rowhani said on Sunday: “Supreme Leader had a key role ... Continue Reading →

Rowhani Meets Hashemi Rafsanjani, Aref willing to cooperate

Iran’s president-elect has met with Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanji, the head of Expediency Discernment Council. In the meeting, Hashemi who put his full support behind Rohani before ... Continue Reading →

Iranians Go To Polls As Leader Khamenei Urged High Turn Out

Iranians are going to the polls to elect their president. Almost 60,000 polling stations opened throughout Iran at 8:00, local time.   More than 200 foreign reporters from 40 countries ... Continue Reading →
A member of Hassan Rownhani's campaign kisses his hand on June 01, 2013. Hassan Rowhani is a reformist candidate of Iran's upcoming presidential election.(Photo Credit: Ahmad Pirouz/Nasim)

How Did The Fundementalist Rowhani Become The Reformists’ Ultimate Candidate?

Mohammad Reza Aref, as an “original reformist”, was expected to stay in the presidential race to the end. However, Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani’s ... Continue Reading →

Unified Iranian Reformists Behind Rowhani The Worst News For Principalists

Mohammad Reza Aref a reformist candidate in Iran’s upcoming presidential election announced his quit from the race in favor of the presidential candidate Hasan ... Continue Reading →
Presidential Candidate Mohammad Reza Aref (left), former Iranian president, Mohammad Khatami (Right).

Khatami Trying To Unify Reformists Behind Aref

Only one week to the Iran’s first presidential election since the 2009 election which president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad won causing street unrest, currently all ... Continue Reading →
Boy holding a Chafia as symbol of resistance, a picture of Iran's leader Ayatollah Khamenei and a banner reads 'My Life For Imam Khamenei'. (Photo Credit: FARS)

In Photos: Iran is Commemorating the Passing of the Imam Khomeini

Iran is commemorating the 24th anniversary of the passing of the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Sayed Rouhollah Mousavi Khomeini. Iranians across the country and abroad ... Continue Reading →