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Former Iranian president Ahmadinejad facing sentencing over misuse of funds

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.

Ahmadinejad Aide Says He Was Imprisoned for Refusing to Collaborate With Revolutionary Guards

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 holding presidential elections. Here are the candidates to watch.

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

Iran’s presidential election – Ahmadinejad’s disqualification boosts or hurts Rouhani?

The disqualification of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from Iran's elections isn't surprising. But does it help incumbent President Hassan Rouhani?

Iran's Ahmadinejad says won't endorse other candidates

7 months agoNews : Trending Now

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

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: Iran can be better managed

Former president of Iran talks about his surprise election run and calls for regional peace and unity.

Ahmadinejad: Iran’s Gorbachev

Comparing Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Iran's former firebrand president, to Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, may appear strange at first. It's not.

Iran election campaign kicks off without Ahmadinejad

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

Ahmadinejad barred as Iran Guardians pick vote candidates

7 months agoNews : The Cutline

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

Iran bars Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from running for president

7 months agoNews : BlogPost

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 […]

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO=> Iranian Police Surround Ahmadinejad’s Home — Put Him Under House Arrest!

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.

Iran disqualifies Ahmadinejad from bid to regain presidency

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 disqualified from running for another term

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...

Rouhani, rival to run in Iran's presidential election, Ahmadinejad barred

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.

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad 'disqualified' from Iran elections

State media says clerical body disqualifies former Iranian president from running in May presidential election.

Iranian Media Banned From Covering Ahmadinejad’s May 2017 Presidential Campaign

Iranian media outlets have been ordered to stop reporting on former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s third presidential campaign for the country’s May 19, 2017 election. The Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI) has learned that the order was issued by the Supreme National Security Council and Tehran Prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dowlatabadi. Media outlets are allowed […]

AP Interview: Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US

Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Saturday he does not view recent U.S. missile strikes on ally Syria as a message for Iran, which he called a "powerful country" that … Click to Continue »

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: The Alarming Comedian

The infamous clown Mahmoud Ahmedinejad has registered to be a candidate in this year's Iranian presidential elections.

Surprise! Iran’s Ahmadenijad Is Back. Can We Survive Him and Trump at the Same Time?

7 months agoNews : Truthdig

By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Having Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who shocked Iran by deciding to run for president again, and Donald Trump in office at the same time could well be a volatile mix.

What Ahmadinejad’s run says about the state of Iranian politics

7 months agoNews : BlogPost

Well, he’s got this going for him: he knows the job. As “stunned” onlookers watched, former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registered to run — once again — for president. In doing so, he defied the country’s supreme leader, who told him not to compete. (“I told him he should not participate in that matter,” Khamenei said […]

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