Earlier, Iran’s national media (IRIB) had rejected the demand for the live broadcast of the coming election debates between the presidential elation candidates.
Interior Ministry Spokesman, said that there were concerns about election
debates proposed in the commission. "with regards to the demands of the honorable nation [of Iran] and the candidates, we tried to get new measures and remove the problems” he explained.
He noted that the "live broadcast” of the debates upon which a consensus were made, provided the candidates with equal opportunities.