A discussion entitled “Iran after the Presidential Elections: Impact on the Armenian-Iranian Relations and the Region” was held at Media Center on May 22.
The speakers of the discussion were Artyom Tonoyan and Aharon Vardanyan, Experts of the Iranian Studies.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was re-elected during the presidential elections in Iran held on May 19 and received 58.6% of the votes. Rohani's main rival, Ibrahim Raisi, Former Chief Prosecutor received 39.8% of votes.
To begin with, the speakers deemed it necessary to point out that the re-elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was a reformer, who supports dialogue with the international community and is moving towards liberalization.