Iranian lawmakers


  • MP 2022-07-25 22:13

    Iran’s drone power defies U.S. military dominance in the region: MP

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker has said that Iran has moved to develop its missile and drone capabilities in the wake of the Iraq-Iraq war of the 1980s, and those capabilities have challenged the U.S. military hegemony in the West Asia region. 

  • MP 2022-07-10 21:33

    U.S. seeking pressure, not cooperation: MP

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker has said that the recent sanctions imposed by the U.S. against Iran showed that Washington does not seek cooperation and instead it wants to continue pressure against Tehran. 

  • MP 2022-07-03 21:26

    U.S. seeking to disrupt talks under Israeli pressure: senior MP 

    TEHRAN – Under Israeli pressure the United States is making efforts that the nuclear talks don’t result in an agreement, a senior Iranian lawmaker has said. 

  • Parliament 2022-06-12 21:17

    IAEA lost credibility: Iranian parliament 

    TEHRAN- More than two hundred Iranian lawmakers issued a joint statement on Sunday in reaction to the censure resolution on Iran adopted by the UN nuclear watchdog’s Board of Governors and denounced it.

  • Lawmaker 2022-05-31 23:11

    Greece detained Iranian oil tanker to curb Iran oil exports: lawmaker

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker has said that in the new alignments taking shape in the region Greece sided with Saudi Arabia and detained an Iranian oil tanker with the aim of reducing Iranian oil supplies.

  • Leader 2022-05-25 21:13

    Leader meets lawmakers, urges vigilance 

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei met Wednesday with members of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Iranian parliament) to address a variety of issues pertaining to governance.

  • Parliament 2022-02-20 21:20

    Iranian lawmakers draw red lines on Vienna talks

    TEHRAN – A large group of Iranian lawmakers has taken a rare stance on the Iranian government’s negotiating position, warning it against crossing the redlines drawn by the Islamic Republic. 

  • MP 2022-02-18 21:36

    West must accept nuclear Iran: MP

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian lawmaker has called on Europe and the United States to come to terms with a nuclear Iran and comply with their commitments.

  • MP 2021-07-14 02:04

    Parliament bill prohibiting negotiations with U.S. is 'preemptive': MP

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker who helped prepare a bill conditioning negotiation with the U.S. on permission from the Majlis said the measure is intended to forestall any signing of deals by governments without informing the legislative body.

  • MP 2021-07-11 21:34

    Iran welcomes expansion of ties with Syria: MP

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian lawmaker who is on a visit to Syria has welcomed the expansion of ties between Tehran and Damascus in various fields.

  • Parliament 2020-12-27 19:33

    175 Iranian lawmakers condemn U.S. sanctions on Al-Mustafa International University

    TEHRAN - A group of 175 Iranian lawmakers has issued a joint statement condemning the United States' recent move to impose sanctions on Al-Mustafa International University, a religious Iranian scientific institution providing education services to non-Iranian individuals from all over the world.

  • Parliament 2020-12-20 22:03

    225 Iranian lawmakers denounce European Parliament resolution on Iran

    TEHRAN – A group of 225 Iranian lawmakers on Sunday strongly condemned a resolution recently adopted by the European Parliament on the alleged human rights violations in Iran.

  • MP 2020-11-29 22:03

    There will be no JCPOA 2: lawmaker

    TEHRAN – Fada Hossein Maleki, a member of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, responded on Sunday to recent remarks by Saudi Arabia’s top diplomat, saying Riyadh is not in a position to call for another nuclear deal on Iran’s nuclear program.

  • Lawmakers 2020-01-12 19:31

    Iranian MPs voice unwavering support for IRGC

    Lawmakers condole families of plane crash victims

    TEHRAN — Iranian lawmakers have issued a statement to extend their condolences to families of the victims of a Ukrainian plane, which was accidentally shot down by the IRGC Aerospace Force on Wednesday.

  • parliament 2019-11-25 19:20

    Zarif most accountable minister in face of questions: MP 

    TEHRAN – A member of the Majlis presiding board said on Monday that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has thus far been chosen as the most accountable minister in the face of questions by Majlis on regional and national issues. 

  • parliament 2019-11-04 20:01

    MPs chant anti-U.S., Israeli slogans

    TEHRAN – Iranian lawmakers on Monday chanted slogans against the United States and Israel to mark the 40th anniversary of the capture of the former U.S. embassy, known as the “den of espionage”, in Tehran.

  • Iranian MPs condemn Turkish attack on Syria 2019-10-13 17:54

    Iranian MPs condemn Turkish attack on Syria

    TEHRAN – Iranian lawmakers on Sunday issued a statement condemning Turkey’s incursion into northern Syria, which began on Wednesday.

  • MPs propose entry ban on reporters from pro-sanctions states 2019-09-07 19:21

    MPs propose entry ban on reporters from pro-sanctions states

    TEHRAN – A group of lawmakers have put forward a motion that would ban entry of reporters from countries advocating Washington’s anti-Iran sanctions.