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Ali Larijani not to run for re-election

Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani says he will not run for re-election in the upcoming parliamentary elections, Tehran Times reports. “I represented the noble people of Qom for three terms, which has been an honor for me,” …

Date of Iran's parliamentary elections revealed

The 11th parliamentary elections in Iran will be held on February 21, 2020, spokesman for the Iranian Interior Ministry Salman Samani said. "The Iranian Interior Ministry has sent a letter to the Guardian Council …

Rouhani doesn't accept Zarif's resignation

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has not formally accepted the resignation of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Iranian President's chief of staff Mahmoud Vaezi said.  "Reports …

Ali Larijani to arrive in Russia on September 7

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani will visit Russia to participate in the meeting of the Russian-Iranian interparliamentary commission on September 7. "Mr. Larijani will attend a meeting of the …

Larijani reelected Iran’s Parliament speaker

Iran’s lawmakers elected Ali Larijani as the speaker of the parliament for the 11th consecutive year. During an open session of the parliament this morning, the MPs voted to choose members of the …

Almost 4 thousand protesters arrested in Iran

Some 3,700 people were arrested in the days of protests and unrest that roiled Iran over the past two weeks, an Iranian reformist lawmaker Mahmoud Sadeghi said. The official news website of the Iranian parliament, …