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Rouhani, take note! - Qantara.de

With the latest presidential election result, Iranians have sent a clear message across the nation and to the world at large. Their voices should be heeded, writes Ali Sadrzadeh in his commentary. share1 · tweet · +10 · share · share · share · share ...and more »

The Rouhani Factor - Project Syndicate

In the 1980s, the US did not formulate its policy toward the Soviet bloc without careful consideration of political developments there. It would be folly for the US to formulate policy on Iran without giving domestic developments there the attention ...and more »

Emboldened by Rouhani's Win, Iranians Seek Further Reforms - New York Times

TEHRAN — Iranians came out in force to dance in the streets this weekend, breaking Islamic rules, to celebrate the re-election of President Hassan Rouhani by a large margin. Emboldened by the election results, others gathered in the capital, Tehran ...and more »

Iranian President Rouhani won reelection. Here's how reformists got him there. - Washington Post

In elections on Friday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani won a second term and reform candidates gained seats in municipal councils across the country. A right-wing conservative in the 1980s, Rouhani ran as a moderate in 2013, and today reformists are ...and more »

Rouhani's commanding election victory might just help him change Iran - The Conversation UK

Meysam Tayebipour does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. Lancaster ...and more »

How Hassan Rouhani Won in Iran - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Hassan Rouhani has won a clear victory to a second term as Iran's president. The turnout in Friday's election was close to 73 percent, with the incumbent taking ...and more »

Iran's President Mocks Trump's Saudi Arabia Trip as 'Just a Show' - New York Times

TEHRAN — Flush from his decisive re-election victory, Iran's president struck back on Monday after a weekend of verbal affronts from the Saudi-American summit meeting, describing President Trump's visit to Riyadh as empty theatrics and mocking his ...and more »

Trump's Call to Isolate Iran Sets Up a Challenge for Rouhani - Bloomberg

Saturday night, Iranians poured into the streets by the hundreds of thousands to celebrate the re-election of President Hassan Rouhani, whose message of opening up to the West helped him to trounce a hard-line challenger. President Rouhani prepares to ...and more »

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran - Reuters

DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday stability could not be achieved in the Middle East without Tehran's help, responding to criticism of the Islamic Republic from U.S. President Donald Trump who is visiting the ...and more »

Iran votes for reform - The Hindu

After a difficult campaign, President Hassan Rouhani won a crucial second term in Iran's presidential elections held on May 19. A high turnout of 73% helped him score a convincing victory over his principal challenger Ebrahim Raisi, a conservative ...and more »