Snap presidential elections will be held in Iran on June 28," said Press Secretary of Election Headquarters of the Islamic Republic Mohsen Eslami.

Iran PressIran news: "June 28 can be considered as the day of Presidential elections in Iran," he emphasized.

Registration of candidates, who will participate in presidential elections, will start from May 28 regarding the martyrdom of Ebrahim Raisi.

The helicopter carrying President Raisi and his accompanying delegation including the Iranian Foreign Minister and other officials crashed on Sunday in the Dizmar forest in East Azerbaijan Province. 8 people were killed in the incident. Wreckage from a crashed helicopter was discovered early morning on Monday due to the severe weather conditions.


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