Explainer | Who’s Ebrahim Raisi, Iran’s next President?

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Ebrahim Raisi would replace the moderate President Hassan Rouhani, whose tenure was marked by international diplomacy, pressure, regional tensions and growing protests and crackdown at home.

Hong Kong pro-democracy media executives denied bail under security law

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Pro-democracy activists holding a copy of Apple Daily newspaper and banner protest outside a court in Hong Kong, Saturday, June 19, 2021.

Hard-line judiciary head Ebrahim Raisi wins Iran presidency

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WHO declares Ebola outbreak in Guinea over

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In this file photo taken on February 24, 2021, a staff member of the N'zerekore hospital lifts his shirt sleeve as he prepares to get his anti-ebola vaccination in N'zerekore, in Congo.
Ebrahim Raisi would replace the moderate President Hassan Rouhani, whose tenure was marked by international diplomacy, pressure, regional tensions and growing protests and crackdown at home.

Explainer | Who’s Ebrahim Raisi, Iran’s next President?

Pro-democracy activists holding a copy of Apple Daily newspaper and banner protest outside a court in Hong Kong, Saturday, June 19, 2021.

Hong Kong pro-democracy media executives denied bail under security law

Ebrahim Raisi waves to the media after casting his vote at a polling station in Tehran on June 18, 2021.

Hard-line judiciary head Ebrahim Raisi wins Iran presidency

In this file photo taken on February 24, 2021, a staff member of the N'zerekore hospital lifts his shirt sleeve as he prepares to get his anti-ebola vaccination in N'zerekore, in Congo.

WHO declares Ebola outbreak in Guinea over

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