‘Enemies plan to disturb Iran presidential vote’

‘Enemies plan to disturb Iran presidential vote’
Wed May 15, 2013 14:25:03

Iran’s Intelligence Minister Heidar Moslehi has warned that enemiesˈ of the country plan to disturb the upcoming June presidential election.

“There is no doubt that enemies of Iran are planning to disturb the June presidential vote however, they will fail as we are fully prepared to foil their plots,” Moslehi told reporters in Tehran.

He stressed that most of the enemies’ efforts are focused on media activities.

The registration of hopefuls for the June 14 election began on Tuesday, March 7 at Iran’s Interior Ministry and ended on Saturday, March 11.

A total of 686 individuals signed up for the race.

The president of Iran is elected for a four-year term in a national election, and the Guardian Council vets the candidates.