Tuesday, March 08, 2005

National Police Commander Brigadier General Qalibaf certain to be conservative presidential candidate: source

Description of Selected News: "Qalibaf certain to be conservative presidential candidate: source

Tehran Times Political Desk
TEHRAN (MNA) -- An informed source close to the conservatives announced on Tuesday that since the beginning, National Police Commander Brigadier General Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf has been one of the main presidential candidates of the conservatives.

The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told the Mehr News Agency that he was quite certain that Qalibaf would run for president as a conservative candidate.

In light of the conservatives’ recent efforts to reach a consensus, it will be impossible to defeat them, he added"