Tehran, Iran, May 19
By Mehdi Sepahvand – Trend:
During and after the election, Iran will be in need of security and calm as the most important thing, former MP and Revolutionary Guard commander Mohammad Saleh Jokar told Trend May 19.
All should behave in a way to ensure security, especially if their favorite candidate fails to win, he said.
He underlined that there has been no major security issue during the days and hours to the election day.
The 12th round of presidential election started in Iran on May 19 at 8:00 local time, along with city and village councils and parliament elections.
There are about 56 million eligible Iranians and they have time until evening to vote at one of 63,500 polling stations across the country.