The former president of Iran Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been arrested for inciting unrest against the government, it was reported. The ex-leader was apprehended during a visit to the western city of Busehehr on December 28, according to Al-Quds Al-Arabi. The newspaper reported that Ahmadinejad said: ‘Some of the current leaders live detached from the problems and […]
The pro-US government of Sheikh Hassan Rohani has arrested the former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and the son of Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi. So just as we said from the second day of the demonstrations against the Iranian regime, these were organized at Mechad by the men of Mahmoud Ahmadinjad and Ebrahim Raïssi. Show More Summary
Rumors are coming out of Iran that former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been arrested after shooting his mouth off: Ahmadinejad said in a speech to a crowd of residents of the city of Bushehr in southern Iran, on Thursday...Show More Summary
HMMMMM: Report: Ex-Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrested for inciting unrest.
Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejed was arrested Saturday. Ahmadinejad was reportedly placed on house arrest although there are rumblings he was sent to notorious Evin Prison. The Al Quds news service in the UK reported. (translated)...Show More Summary
Widespread protests continue in Iran. It’s the largest unrest since the 2009 demonstrations against Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, then the president. But this time it’s different. Here’s why.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Iran's former president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, faces sentences on seven verdicts of misusing billions of dollars in government funds while in office, the public prosecutor at Iran’s Supreme Audit Court said in a newspaper interview published on Sunday.
An imprisoned media advisor to former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has accused the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of offering him freedom in exchange for incriminating Ahmadinejad. In an online proclamation of his innocence, Alireza Davari requested that the judiciary make his case
Iran’s official month-long presidential campaign period kicked off last week in the run-up to the May 19 election. While former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s candidacy garnered international headlines, the real major development came when Ebrahim Raisi — touted as a potential successor to Iran’s aging supreme leader — entered the race. Show More Summary
The disqualification of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from Iran's elections isn't surprising. But does it help incumbent President Hassan Rouhani?
Iran's former hardline president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Sunday that he won't endorse other candidates in next month's election, after he and his deputy were barred from running. "We clearly announce that we have not and will not support...Show More Summary
Former president of Iran talks about his surprise election run and calls for regional peace and unity.
Comparing Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Iran's former firebrand president, to Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, may appear strange at first. It's not.
Campaigning began on Friday for Iran's presidential election with incumbent Hassan Rouhani facing a tough battle against hardliners, though not from former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad who was barred from standing. Ahmadinejad's disqualification...Show More Summary
Former Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was barred from running in next month's election Thursday while President Hassan Rouhani was among six candidates approved by Iran's conservative-controlled Guardian Council, state media reported. Show More Summary
When Mahmoud Ahmadinejad put his hat into Iran's presidential ring a couple of weeks ago, onlookers literally gasped. The hard-liner had, of course, already run the country for eight years, as an isolationist with a talent for riling the West. His flawed reelection in 2009 sparked the Green Movement, which brought thousands of protesters into the streets. In […]
Earlier this week the Iranian hardliner regime announced that former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad would not be allowed to run in... The post EXCLUSIVE VIDEO=> Iranian Police Surround Ahmadinejad’s Home — Put Him Under House Arrest! appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Six politicians given go-ahead to run in presidential election, which is likely to boil down to a three-man race on 19 May Iran’s former hardline president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has been disqualified from running in Iran’s presidential elections next month, according to the final list of approved candidates announced on Thursday. Show More Summary
Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who surprised many by filing papers last week to run for another term, was not on the slate of presidential candidates finalized by the council that oversees elections. The Interior Ministry said Thursday that the Guardian Council approved President...
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and hardline rival Ebrahim Raisi were both approved to run in May's presidential election by a government vetting body, while former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was disqualified, state media reported on Thursday.