Iran votes for new President with reformists barred from standing – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Iran votes for new President with reformists barred from standing – BBC News” – below is their description. People in Iran have been voting for a new president with the country facing big challenges, from the pandemic, to an economic crisis, soaring inflation and continuing US sanctions.  It’s … Read more Iran votes for new President with reformists barred from standing – BBC News

Elections in Iran: What’s to expect from front-runner Ebrahim Raisi? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Elections in Iran: What’s to expect from front-runner Ebrahim Raisi? | DW News” – below is their description. Voting is underway in Iran in a controversial presidential election. These voters in Tehran lined up to cast their ballots – but overall turnout is expected to be exceptionally low. … Read more Elections in Iran: What’s to expect from front-runner Ebrahim Raisi? | DW News

Iran polling centres to stay open into the night amid low voter turnout

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran polling centres to stay open into the night amid low voter turnout” – below is their description. Iranians voted Friday in a presidential election dominated by a hard-line protege of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei after authorities disqualified nearly all of his strongest competition, leading to … Read more Iran polling centres to stay open into the night amid low voter turnout

Biden-Putin Summit, Iran elections, Gbagbo returns to Ivory Coast, Vaccine incentives

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Biden-Putin Summit, Iran elections, Gbagbo returns to Ivory Coast, Vaccine incentives” – below is their description. With U-S-Russia relations at a post-Cold War low, the bar for success was low on the Lake Geneva shoreline. Before shaking hands with Vladimir Putin, Joe Biden had spent a week … Read more Biden-Putin Summit, Iran elections, Gbagbo returns to Ivory Coast, Vaccine incentives

Can a new president make a difference in Iran? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Can a new president make a difference in Iran? | Inside Story” – below is their description. Iranians have voted in an election to decide the fate of four candidates competing to succeed President Hassan Rouhani. Nearly 60 million voters are eligible, but there are concerns of … Read more Can a new president make a difference in Iran? | Inside Story

Iran presidential election: low turnout expected

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran presidential election: low turnout expected” – below is their description. Iranians voted Friday in a presidential #election dominated by a hard-line protege of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali #Khamenei after authorities disqualified nearly all of his strongest competition, leading to what appeared to be a low turnout … Read more Iran presidential election: low turnout expected

Iran vote to determine next president

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran vote to determine next president” – below is their description. #Iranians voted Friday in a #presidential #election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim #Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory after all serious rivals were barred from running. After a lacklustre campaign, turnout … Read more Iran vote to determine next president

Iran votes for next president – and its future direction

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Iran votes for next president – and its future direction” – below is their description. Iranians are voting in a presidential election that is widely expected to be won by a hardline former judge. Ebrahim Raisi’s victory would put hawks in control at a time when the … Read more Iran votes for next president – and its future direction

Iran votes in presidential poll tipped in hard-liner’s favour

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran votes in presidential poll tipped in hard-liner’s favour” – below is their description. #Iran voted Friday in a #presidential #election tipped in the favour of a hard-line protege of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali #Khamenei, fueling public apathy and sparking calls for a boycott in the Islamic … Read more Iran votes in presidential poll tipped in hard-liner’s favour

Iran votes for new president with ultraconservative tipped to win

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran votes for new president with ultraconservative tipped to win” – below is their description. #Iranians voted Friday in a #presidential #election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim #Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory after all serious rivals were barred from running. After … Read more Iran votes for new president with ultraconservative tipped to win

Economic challenges loom over Iran as it holds presidential election

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Economic challenges loom over Iran as it holds presidential election” – below is their description. With Iranian voters heading to the polls for a presidential election, we take a closer look at the economic situation in the country. As Iran grapples with tough US sanctions, the economy … Read more Economic challenges loom over Iran as it holds presidential election

Iran election: Hardline cleric and judiciary chief Raisi is front-runner

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran election: Hardline cleric and judiciary chief Raisi is front-runner” – below is their description. #Iranian #voters went to the #polls Friday in a #presidential #election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim #Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory over his vetted rivals. FRANCE … Read more Iran election: Hardline cleric and judiciary chief Raisi is front-runner

Hardlinner tipped to win as Iranian voters choose new president

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hardlinner tipped to win as Iranian voters choose new president” – below is their description. Following the end of #President Hassan #Rouhani’s two terms in office, #Iran goes to the #polls on June 18 to elect a new president. But in a country where the Supreme Leader … Read more Hardlinner tipped to win as Iranian voters choose new president

Regional elections: ‘France on the verge of a nervous breakdown’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Regional elections: ‘France on the verge of a nervous breakdown’” – below is their description. IN THE PRESS – Friday, 18.06.2021: We take a look at fears of high abstention rates at #elections in both #France and #Iran. We also discuss how the press is covering a controversial … Read more Regional elections: ‘France on the verge of a nervous breakdown’

Live: Iran votes in presidential poll with few choices, high apathy

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Live: Iran votes in presidential poll with few choices, high apathy” – below is their description. #Iranians head to the #polls Friday in a #presidential #election tipped in favour of an ultraconservative protégé of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali #Khamenei, fuelling public apathy amid the disqualification of moderate candidates. … Read more Live: Iran votes in presidential poll with few choices, high apathy