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Report: Iran Ex-President Ahmadinejad Claims Terrorist IRGC Is Silencing Him

Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, disqualified from running in the June 18 presidential election along with almost all other prospective candidates, claimed on Wednesday that the brutal Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) told him to “keep silent and cooperate” if he wanted to avoid losing more than just his presidential aspirations.

Former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad listens to journalists while registering his name as a candidate for the June 18, presidential elections at elections headquarters of the Interior Ministry in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, May 12, 2021. The country's former firebrand president will run again for office in upcoming elections in June. The …

Iran May Delay Runoff Elections Due to Chinese Coronavirus

Iran’s Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday that runoff elections for parliament, currently scheduled for April 17, could be delayed until August or September due to the coronavirus. Iran’s insistence on holding its parliamentary election in February has been cited as one of the reasons the epidemic spread so quickly

An Iranian voter wears a mask and shows his ID during parliamentary elections at the Shah Abdul Azim shrine on the southern outskirts of Tehran on February 21, 2020. - Iran's health ministry today reported two more deaths among 13 new cases of coronavirus in the Islamic republic, bringing the …