Tuesday, June 25, 2024
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Six candidates in the fray for Iran presidential polls after death of Ebrahim Raisi, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad barred

Iran has greenlit a presidential contest with six candidates in the fray following the death of Ebrahim Raisi last month. The candidates announced by the interior ministry were selected from 80 registered hopefuls by the Guardian Council and disqualified former hardline president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.