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Turkish expats in Iran cast vote in presidential, parliamentary elections

Turkish expats in Iran cast vote in presidential, parliamentary elections

TEHRAN, Jun. 17 (Press Shia) – Turkish nationals residing in Iran went to polling stations devised in Iran to cast their votes to take part in presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday.Turks living in Iran have turned out at polling stations in Tehran, Tabriz, and Urmia to cast their votes in presidential and parliamentary elections on Saturday. Since 9:00 a.m. local time they have...

CHP presidential candidate İnce might talk to Assad if elected

CHP presidential candidate İnce might talk to Assad if elected

TEHRAN, May 28 (Press Shia Agency) – The presidential candidate of the main Turkish opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP), Muharrem İnce, said he remained indifferent toward Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while adding that the Turkish government should not act in anger against him.When asked if Assad is a “red line” for him, İnce said, “I don’t particularly feel sympathy or...

Iran calls for respecting Venezuelan election’s results

Iran calls for respecting Venezuelan election’s results

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian foreign ministry spokesman has called on the foreign countries to respect the results of Venezuela’s election, adding that political stability of the South American country should be supported.In a Monday statement, Bahram Ghasemi, the spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry, congratulated reelection of Nicolas Maduro as the Venezuelan president,...

Venezuela presidential election 2018 kicks off

Venezuela presidential election 2018 kicks off

TEHRAN, May 20 (Press Shia Agency) – Venezuela presidential election 2018 kicks off on Sunday, despite the fact that main opposition coalition has decided to boycott the elections.Four candidates are running for Venezuelan presidential election but the two main players are Nicolas Maduro and opposition candidate Henri Falcon. Nicolas Maduro  Nicolas Maduro, 55, has been...

FM Zarif tells Lavrov hopeful to see Astana process bear fruit

FM Zarif tells Lavrov hopeful to see Astana process bear fruit

TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (Press Shia) – The foreign ministers of Iran and Russia met in Moscow on the sidelines of the trilateral meeting of the foreign ministers of the guarantor states of Astana Process and voiced hope to achieve good results with the efforts for Syria.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with his Russian counterpart, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, on Saturday in Moscow....

US, Europe meddle in Russian elections

US, Europe meddle in Russian elections

TEHRAN, Mar. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – The following analysis tries to look into the tensions between Russia and the western countries as well as the West's attempts to change the fabric of Russia’ political structure through meddling in Russia's elections.Tensions have escalated between the United States and Russia. These tensions have also appeared in various parts of the world, including...

Pres. Rouhani greets Russian Pres. Putin’s re-election

Pres. Rouhani greets Russian Pres. Putin’s re-election

TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhasni sent greetings on Monday to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin who won back his office in the Kremlin in a landslide victory on Sunday.In a message cabled on Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani felicitated his Russian counterpart, President Vladimir Putin for crushingly winning race for the Kremlin. In addition to...

Putin re-elected president in landslide victory

Putin re-elected president in landslide victory

TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (Press Shia) – Russian President Vladimir Putin won a landslide re-election victory in Sunday’s elections, Russia’s Central Election Commission said on Monday.Putin scored a record 76.67 percent of the vote with 99.75 percent of ballots counted, easily winning a new six-year term. Putin has ruled Russia as either president or premier since 1999. Pavel Grudinin of the...

Russians living in Iran take part in presidential elections

Russians living in Iran take part in presidential elections

TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (Press Shia) – Russian Embassy in Tehran announced on Sunday that about 150 Russian citizens living in Iran voted in the ongoing Russian presidential elections until midday.According to a Russian official working for Russian Embassy in Tehran, voting began at 8 o'clock local time and will continue until 20:00 today at a polling station created in the Russian Embassy. The...

Russians cast ballots in 2018 Presidential Election

Russians cast ballots in 2018 Presidential Election

TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – On March 18, almost 111 million Russian citizens will choose the country's president for the next six years. Russian nationals are electing the country's head of state among eight contenders: Sergei Baburin from the All-People's Union party; Communist Party candidate Pavel Grudinin; incumbent Russian President Vladimir Putin; Civil Initiative party...