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Pres. Rouhani calls for massive public turnout in Friday elections

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday termed Friday (June 18) as a very important day in Iran and urged the high turnout of the people on Friday election.

Rouhani said that in order for a president to be able to strongly deal with the domestic and international problems, the vote of people and their presence would be of decisve impact.

Noting that the presence of people is of prime significance, the president said that people have to carry out their duty and go to the polling stations to cast their votes.

Enemies and ill-wishers around the world want the election queues to be empty, Rouhani said, calling on the people to dash the enemies’ hopes.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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