Middle East

  • Iranian presidential candidate Hasan Rowhani waves to his supporters during his speech in a campaign rally, Oroumieh, Iran, June 10, 2013.
  • A supporter of Iranian presidential candidate Mohsen Rezaei holds a banner during a campaign rally, Tehran, Iran, June 10, 2013.
  • Pro-reform Iranian presidential candidate Mohammad Reza Aref waves to his supporters at a rally one day before dropping out of the race, Tehran, Iran, June 10, 2013.
  • Supporters of the Iranian presidential candidate Saeed Jalili, shown in the posters, chant slogans, Tehran, Iran, June 9, 2013.
  • Supporters of Iranian presidential candidate Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf, who is also Tehran's mayor, chant during a street campaign, Tehran, Iran, June 9, 2013.
  • Supporters of presidential candidates Ali Akbar Velayati, shown in the poster at right, and Saeed Jalili, center on the poster, attend a street campaign after Friday prayers, Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2013.
  • A woman looks out of the window of a public bus as supporters of presidential candidates attend a street campaign, reflected at the window after Friday prayers in Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2013.
  • This photo released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting shows presidential candidates taking part in a televised debate, Tehran, iran, June 7, 2013.

Iran Set for Presidential Election

Published June 11, 2013

Six men are vying to become Iran's next president in the June 14 election.


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