Ebrahim Raisi

Vice Iranian President Mohamad Mokhber assumes executive authority

Mon, 20 May 2024 - 11:33 GMT

Mohamad Mokhber, first vice to late President Ebrahim Raisi, announced on Monday to assume executive authority in Iran per the constitution.

Egypt mourns Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, FM Hossein Amir Abdollahian

Mon, 20 May 2024 - 07:53 GMT

Egypt mourned, with great sadness and grief, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hossein Amir Abdollahian, and their companions, who passed away on Sunday, May 19, following a painful accident.

Egypt expresses deep concern over missing plane carrying Iranian President

Sun, 19 May 2024 - 09:49 GMT

A helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi was involved in an accident in East Azerbaijan Province, as part of a convoy of three helicopters, Iranian media reported.

Egyptian, Iranian presidents affirm need for avoiding Gaza conflict expansion

Sat, 11 Nov 2023 - 06:23 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and his Iranian counterpart, President Ebrahim Raisi, have highlighted the importance of not expanding the Gaza conflict in the region, urging maintaining regional security and stability.

Iran's Rouhani names two female vice presidents

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 - 10:09 GMT

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed two female vice presidents on Wednesday.

Iran President Rouhani leading in election: official

Sat, 20 May 2017 - 06:32 GMT

President Hassan Rouhani was leading in Iran's election with more than half of votes counted on Saturday

Ebrahim Raisi: hardline challenger in Iran

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 02:02 GMT

Ebrahim Raisi, the leading rival to President Hassan Rouhani in Friday's presidential election.

Rouhani, hardline rival register for bruising Iran election

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 - 07:30 GMT

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and hardline challenger Ebrahim Raisi registered on Friday as candidates in next month's election