Latest on the race: How to follow candidates

By late May 2013, all eight presidential candidates had set up campaign websites or social media websites. Some of their campaigns even appeared to have made Twitter and Facebook accounts, both of which are blocked in Iran. The candidates’ supporters have also launched dozens of unofficial blogs, websites and social media accounts. The following is a rundown of the candidates’ websites and social media.


Saeed Jalili



Hassan Rouhani



Mohsen Rezaei



Mohammad-Baqer Qalibaf



Mohammad Reza Aref



Ali Akbar Velayati



Gholam Ali Haddad-Adel



Mohammad Gharazi


Photo Credits:
Mohsen Rezaei by درفش کاویانی (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Hassan Rouhani by Mojtaba Salimi (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0  ( )], via Wikimedia Commons

By Iran Primer


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