Iran Ex-Minister to Run in 2013 Presidential Race, Donya Says
Former Iranian Commerce Minister Mohammad Shariatmadari will run for president, Donya-e-Eqtesad reported.
Shariatmadari, who served under former president Mohammad Khatami, will be a candidate in the 2013 race, the Tehran-based newspaper reported, citing the political group, the Society for Defending the Values of the Islamic Revolution.
To contact the reporter on this story: Yeganeh Salehi in Tehran via Dubai at
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Andrew J. Barden at firstname.lastname@example.org