Banners of ultraconservative cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, in Tehran, Iran. Photo: AFP Banners of ultraconservative cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, in Tehran, Iran. Photo: AFP
Banners of ultraconservative cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, in Tehran, Iran. Photo: AFP
Iran

Hardliner Ebrahim Raisi tipped to win as Iran votes for president

  • Iran’s presidential elections expected to ring in political changes, even as voter turnout looked grim
  • Conservative judiciary chief considered clear favourite to replace moderate President Hassan Rowhani

Topic |   Iran
Banners of ultraconservative cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, in Tehran, Iran. Photo: AFP Banners of ultraconservative cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, in Tehran, Iran. Photo: AFP
Banners of ultraconservative cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, in Tehran, Iran. Photo: AFP
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