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  • JCPOA 2020-12-13 22:22

    Iran will not accept new nuclear deal: MP

    TEHRAN – Jalil Rahimi Jahanabadai, a member of the Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, has ruled out any possibility of Iran agreeing to a new deal on its nuclear program.

  • Iran's parliament 2020-06-21 22:49

    Iranian parliament calls on government to stop implementing Additional Protocol in response to IAEA resolution

    TEHRAN – Iran’s new parliament have issued a statement strongly condemning an anti-Iran resolution by the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Board of Governors, asking the government to stop implementing the Additional Protocol to the NPT.

  • 11th Iranian Parliament inaugurated  2020-05-27 18:10

    Photo: Majid Asgaripour

    11th Iranian Parliament inaugurated 

    At a ceremony on May 27, 2020, the new Iranian Parliament (Majlis), the 11th of its kind since the victory of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, was opened. Dignitaries, including President Hassan Rouhani, Judiciary Chief Seyed Ebrahim Raisi, former Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, Chief of Staff of Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri, and tens of other high-ranking officials, attended the inauguration ceremony.

  • Parliament 2020-02-04 11:21

    Parl. key committee strongly condemns U.S.-proposed Mideast plan

    TEHRAN — Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee issued a statement late on Monday condemning the so-called “deal of the century”, asking all parliaments of Muslim countries to support the democratic solution of the referendum in the occupied lands

  • FATF 2019-11-13 20:43

    University professor argues joining FATF will narrow down pressure on Iran

    TEHRAN – A university professor has opined that the core of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is monetary transparency, so joining to the body will remarkably slow down international pressure on Iran. 

  • Naqavi 2019-10-23 20:50

    Iranian MP: Talks over FATF meaningless under sanctions

    TEHRAN – The rapporteur for the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee said on Wednesday that talking about ratifying a bill related to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is not logical when the country is under sanctions. 

  • شهروند 2019-10-07 18:30

    Iranian mothers allowed to pass on citizenship to children

    TEHRAN – The Iranian parliament (Majlis) on Monday declared a law to the government allowing children of an Iranian mother and foreign father to get Iranian citizenship.

  • MPs 2019-07-23 19:24

    Iranian parliament urges release of prominent cleric Zakzaky

    TEHRAN – A number of Iranian MPs issued a statement on Tuesday urging release of Nigerian Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.