Rouhani
Politics2017-02-24

WILL ROUHANI BARRED FROM RUNNING FOR A SECOND TERM?

Speculations over whether Hassan Rouhani will be barred from running for a second term is rising in Iran. Morad Vaisi, a political analyst believes there many radical politicians love to see that the Guardian Council disqualify Rouhani for the second term but it is very unlikely that the Supreme Leader allows that because such a move will be very costly and will lead to protests.