Mohammad Reza Bahonar

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  • Principlists to unify for upcoming election: top figure 2019-09-01 21:24

    Principlists to unify for upcoming election: top figure

    TEHRAN – The head of the Front of the Followers of the Line of Imam and Leadership, which is a conservative political group, has said that the principlists have begun efforts to form a coalition for the upcoming parliamentary elections.

  • Ex-MP pushes for formation of bicameral parliament 2019-07-22 17:55

    Ex-MP pushes for formation of bicameral parliament

    TEHRAN – Former senior lawmaker Mohammad Reza Bahonar has reiterated his proposal for formation of a second chamber of parliament, saying the country cannot be governed unless a bicameral legislature is established.

  • Top political figures call for unity in meeting with Rouhani 2019-05-13 20:14

    Top political figures call for unity in meeting with Rouhani

    TEHRAN – The top political figures who were invited by President Hassan Rouhani for an iftar dinner on Saturday evening have praised the administration’s initiative to gather round members of rival political factions and called for continuation of such meetings which will help strengthen unity in the country.

  • Ex-lawmaker rejects idea of referendum on FATF 2019-05-11 19:52

    Ex-lawmaker rejects idea of referendum on FATF

    TEHRAN – Former senior lawmaker Mohammad Reza Bahonar has rejected the notion of putting to a referendum accession to the FATF, saying such decisions should be decided by the country’s diplomatic body.

  • Route to amend the constitution is open, ex-lawmaker says 2019-02-04 20:19

    Route to amend the constitution is open, ex-lawmaker says

    TEHRAN – A former senior lawmaker believes the route to amend the constitution is open, but the central tenets of Islamic principles and republicanism cannot be changed.

  • Bahonar: Principlists unifying for 2020 parliamentary elections 2019-01-01 21:13

    Bahonar: Principlists unifying for 2020 parliamentary elections

    TEHRAN – Former senior lawmaker Mohammad Reza Bahonar said on Tuesday that a strong coalition is being formed within the principlist camp for the 2020 parliamentary elections.

  • Passing CFT necessary to go forward: ex-lawmaker 2018-11-06 07:35

    Passing CFT necessary to go forward: ex-lawmaker

    TEHRAN – Former senior lawmaker Mohammad Reza Bahonar who is aligned with the conservatives on Monday emphasized the necessity of endorsing the bill for countering financing of terrorism (CFT), ISNA reported.

  • Former MP blames government and domestic media for 2017 protests 2018-10-14 22:45

    Former MP blames government and domestic media for 2017 protests

    TEHRAN – Former senior lawmaker Mohammad Reza Bahonar says the government as well as domestic media outlets are to blame for last year’s unexpected protests which broke out in dozens of cities and towns across Iran.