"The strengthening of the capability of the Iranian armed forces.is only for defending the country and we will ask no one's permission to build up the armed forces, and to build missiles and aircraft", Rouhani said at an event showcasing some of Iran's military hardware, according to Reuters. Some think more people register under moderate or reformist governments as they are less repressive.
However, Ahmadinejad said Wednesday that the Supreme Leader never barred him from rerunning for the presidency.
London- On the eve of closing candidate registration for Iran's upcoming May presidential elections, current President Hassan Rouhani and his chief conservative rival, Ebrahim Raisi, submitted their bids.
Among them, three main political figures, namely incumbent President Hassan Rouhani, principlist cleric Ebrahim Raisi, and former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, drew attentions and were at the focus of every camera.
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani takes part in a news conference near the United Nations General Assembly in the Manhattan borough of NY, U.S., September 22, 2016.
Upcoming vote will be seen, among other things, as a referendum on the landmark nuclear deal signed with world powers.
The 56-year-old hardline judge and cleric is a close ally of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who appointed him to run the powerful Astan Qods Razavi charitable foundation last year. For voters, the economy matters.
Former President Mahmud Ahmadinejad (2005-2013) felt sufficiently sure of the Supreme Leader's condition that he defied his order not to challenge again for the Presidency in the forthcoming Presidential election, scheduled for May 19.
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Once the process ends on Saturday, the prospective candidates will be screened for their political and Islamic qualifications by the Guardian Council.
In relevant remarks in February, Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami underlined that the United States pressures can not debilitate Iran's determination and will to progress. An 88-member elected clerical panel called the Assembly of Experts appoints the supreme leader and can remove one as well, though that's never happened. 6- Believer and committed to the Islamic Republic of Iran's fundamentals and also official religion of the country.
It seems probable that the Pasdaran itself could produce a strong leadership figure to fill such a vacuum in the way that Gen. Reza Khan did in 1921, removing the pro-British Government of Iran. The CHRI says that by allowing Raisi to run, the regime is dealing another blow to victims' families who are still seeking justice as well as simple acknowledgement of where the bodies are buried. Iran does not allow global observers to monitor its elections.
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