What day is election in Iran?

May 27, 2020 Off By idswater

What day is election in Iran?

Legislative elections were held in Iran on 21 February 2020, four years after the previous legislative election in 2016.

How often are Iran elections?

Iran elects on national level a head of state and the head of government (the president), a legislature (the Majlis), and an “Assembly of Experts” (which elects the Supreme Leader). City and Village Council elections are also held every four years throughout the entire country.

How many people voted in Iran’s election?

The declared results showed a total of 28,989,529 people cast votes (48.88% of the eligible population), including 18 million votes for the victor of the election, Ebrahim Raisi.

When was the last election in Iran?

Presidential elections were held in Iran on 19 May 2017, the twelfth such election in Iran. Local elections were held simultaneously. Candidates’ registration took place from 11 to 15 April 2017.

Who is the prime minister of Iran right now?

President of Iran

President of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Incumbent Ebrahim Raisi since 3 August 2021
Style Mr. President His Excellency
Status Head of government
Member of Cabinet Expediency Discernment Council Supreme National Security Council Supreme Council of the Cultural Revolution

What political party is Iran?


Party Secretary-General
Islamic Iran Solidarity Party Ali-Asghar Ahmadi
Democracy Party Mostafa Kavakebian
Will of the Iranian Nation Party Ahmad Hakimipour
Association of the Women of the Islamic Republic Zahra Mostafavi Khomeini

Who is the current Iranian president?

Ebrahim Raisi
The current president of Iran is Ebrahim Raisi, who assumed office on 3 August 2021, after the 2021 Iranian presidential election. He succeeded Hassan Rouhani, who served 8 years in office from 2013 to 2021.

Who is Iranian Supreme Leader?

Ali KhameneiSince 1989
Iran/Supreme leader

Can you drink alcohol in Iran?

One of the very basic questions tourists visiting Iran typically ask is whether they are allowed to drink alcohol in Iran or not. Shortly, alcohol is legally banned in Iran. Meaning that it is not allowed to produce or sell alcohol here. As a result, you will not find any liquid store, nightclub, or bar.

Who rules Iran today?

The current President of Iran is Hassan Rouhani, who assumed office on August 3, 2013, after the 2013 Iranian presidential election. He succeeded Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who served 8 years in office from 2005 to 2013.

What are the holidays and observances in Iran?

Holidays and Observances in Iran in 2021 Date Name Type Jan 17 Sunday Martyrdom of Fatima National holiday Feb 11 Thursday Revolution Day National holiday Feb 25 Thursday Birthday of Imam Ali National holiday Mar 11 Thursday Prophet’s Ascension National holiday

How long does it take for Congress to approve the Iran deal?

The paper reports: “Under the terms of legislation passed in May, Congress has 60 days to scrutinize the accord between Iran and the United States, Britain, France, China, Russia and Germany, and then to vote to accept or reject it — or to do nothing. The president can veto any resolution of disapproval.

When is the Persian New Year in Iran?

Holidays and Observances in Iran in 2021 Date Name Type Mar 20 Saturday March Equinox Season Mar 21 Sunday Norooz (Persian New Year) National holiday Mar 22 Monday Norooz Holiday National holiday Mar 23 Tuesday Norooz Holiday National holiday

When did the Iran nuclear deal take place?

On January 16, 2016, the International Atomic Energy Agency verified that Iran has completed the necessary steps under the Iran deal that will ensure Iran’s nuclear program is and remains exclusively peaceful.