Iranian lawmakers


  • 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.

  • boroujerdi 2018-09-05 01:42

    Attack on embassies is wrong: MP

    TEHRAN - Alaeddin Boroujerdi, an Iranian lawmaker, has said that attack on foreign embassies is wrong.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2018-08-28 12:14

    Rouhani in parliament, answers questions by MPs

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday appeared before the Majlis to answer lawmakers’ questions, mostly regarding current economic situation. In four out of five questions, Rouhani failed to satisfy the MPS, and the case is probably going to be referred to the Judiciary.