Ahmadinejad does not want to re-president of Iran to be
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad does not return as president of Iran. He has Tuesday to let me know that he did not participate in the presidential elections of next year.
Ahmadinejad has caved to pressure from ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Who had said that the participation of Ahmadinejad would be bad for the unity in the country.
“I do the will of the leader of the revolution, and I’m not going to participate in the elections,” said Ahmadinejad.
The conservative populist Ahmadinejad was president from 2005 to 2013. He was succeeded by the current president Hassan Rohani. That is more moderate, and made a atoomakkoord with the great powers.
Iran have until may 2017 to vote again.