Iran(IP)- Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said that election day is a day of joy and happiness, enthusiastic attendance and increasing participation of the people is a definite need for the Islamic Republic.

Iran PressIran news: Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, cast his vote in box 110 in the first minutes of the start of voting for the 14th term of the presidential election of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

More than 200 reporters from domestic and foreign media, including reporters from the US, China, Russia, Germany, Spain, England, Afghanistan, Austria, Turkey, Kuwait, Netherlands, UAE, Italy, Iraq, Yemen, Japan, France, Philippines, Lebanon, Qatar, Oman, Australia, Sweden, Denmark, India and South Korea are covering the election.

The voting process for the 14th presidential election started at 8 am on Friday in the polling stations across the country.

The candidates for the 14th term of Iran's presidential election are Massoud Pezeshkian, Mustafa Pourmohammadi, Saeed Jalili and Mohammed Bagher Ghalibaf.