US Presidential Election 2016
An archive of news and views about the US Presidential Election 2016
Fate of 2020 US Election Depends on Public Health Insurance
The Obamacare is the most comprehensive law of the US since Social Security Act effective in 1935. The law was passed to guarantee the quality of health insurances and reduce the number of uninsured people, and now it seems to have a key role on the fate of the country’s 2020 election.
‘US May Return to JCPOA after 2020 Presidential Election’
An Iranian political analyst says Washington is likely to return to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal following the 2020 presidential elections, as Democrats seem inclined to do so and hold a big chance of winning the next contest.
Bernie Sanders Says Will Run for Presidency in 2020
Bernie Sanders, the independent US senator from Vermont whose 2016 campaign helped energize the progressive movement, has declared his decision to once again run for the president of the US in 2020.
Cartoon Shows Clinton’s Deep Sorrow after Being Defeated by Trump
Hillary Clinton has laid bare her disappointment at her election defeat to Donald Trump.
What Iran’s President Can Learn from Results of US Elections
The global community could not think straight for a while after it saw the results of US presidential election, which had, in fact, many lessons for political observers and analysts across the globe.
Why Iranians Paid So Much Attention to Results of US Elections
Why did Iranians keep following up the results of US elections and Trump’s victory while the election of a Democrat or Republican has never been so much important for ordinary people? Here are ten reasons for such sensitivity.
Leader: Iran Unimpressed by US Election Results
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran is not worried by the results of the US presidential election, but it is equally prepared to face any eventuality.
American Billionaire Soros Linked to Anti-Trump Protests: WikiLeaks
American billionaire George Soros has been revealed to be a driving force behind the organizing of nationwide protests against the election of Donald Trump.
Result of US Elections Was a Big No to American Establishment: Iran’s Judiciary Chief
Iran’s top judge believes that the results of US elections was a ‘big No’ to the country’s ruling system as they voted for a man who showed how corrupt the Establishment is.
Edward Snowden: Don’t Fear Trump!
Edward Snowden doesn’t appear as worried about the election of Donald Trump as half of America is.
Senior Clerics in Iran Show Reactions to Trump’s Election
During the Friday Prayers held across Iran, Imams [prayer leaders] in different cities talked about the recent election of Donald Trump as the new president of the United States.
Iran Will Consider Other Options If JCPOA Not Honored: Zarif
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reaffirmed the Islamic Republic’s full commitment to last year’s nuclear agreement with the six world powers but warned of "other options” at Tehran's disposal in case of failure to comply with the deal by other sides.
Iranian Newspapers Cover Trump’s Victory in over 150 Headlines
IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Thursday and picked headlines from 42 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines related to Trump’s victory and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Trump’s Victory: Positive and Negative Reactions in Iran
Various Iranian officials, parliamentarians, and politicians have showed reactions to the recent surprising election of Donald Trump as the new US President.
US Election Results to Have No Impact on Iran’s Policies: Top Security Official
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani made it clear on Wednesday that Iran, unlike certain regional states, will proceed with its independent policies irrespective of results of the US presidential election.
US Election Results Won’t Affect Iran Policies: Rouhani
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the results from the United States presidential election will have no impact on the Islamic Republic’s policies.
US Must Fulfil JCPOA Commitments: Iran’s FM Says after Trump Victory
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said no matter who the United States’ president is, Washington has to carry out its commitments under the July 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
Global Markets Plunge as Republican Donald Trump Gains A Path To US Presidency
Markets around the world are beginning to price in a Donald Trump victory, as the Republican nominee’s path to the presidency becomes more likely by the hour.
Polls Open in US Presidential Race
American voters are heading to polling stations to choose between two starkly different candidates, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton, in one of the most divisive presidential races in US history.
US Presidential Candidates’ Remarks Enough to Disgrace Washington: Iran’s Leader
Leader of the Islamic Revolution says the scandals recently revealed by the two US presidential candidates suffice to bring shame on the United States.
US Faces Growing Worldwide Wrath: Iranian Cleric
A top Iranian cleric pointed to the growing anti-US sentiments in the world, saying more and more regional countries begin to rise against the US hostile plots.
Clinton’s Policy on Syria Would Lead to World War Three: Trump
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Democrat Hillary Clinton's plan for Syria would "lead to World War Three," because of the potential for conflict with military forces from nuclear-armed Russia.
Iran Ready to Monitor US Elections: MP
An Iranian Member of Parliament says Tehran is ready to monitor the upcoming US Presidential elections, which is claimed by GOP candidate Donald Trump to be ‘rigged’.
Iran’s President: US Election A Choice between Bad, Worse
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticized the US presidential candidates for their indecent behavior and lack of morality in their debates, describing the election as a case of choosing the lesser of two evils.
Iran’s State TV Airs US Presidential Debate Live in 3 Languages
The last US presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was aired by the IRIB in three languages for Persian, English, and Arab-speaking audiences.
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