4 Days Ahead of Presidential Election Conservative Drops Out of Iranian Presidential Election

Haddad-Adel did not endorse a single candidate but called for a hardline conservative victory when he withdrew from Iran's presidential election on Monday; the Guardian Council denies reports of considering to bar the moderate cleric Hassan Rohani.

Conservative former parliament speaker Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel withdrew his candidacy from Iran's June 14th presidential election, Iranian media reported on Monday.