A member of the Iranian Parliament, Isa Jafari, has died of COVID-19 on Monday in a hospital in Tehran.
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Sunday urged unity among Iranian officials in the face of “the emery’s broad front.”
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei met with members of the Parliament through videoconferencing on Sunday noon.
The Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission has tabled a motion to suspend voluntary implementation that Iran pursued towards the Additional Protocol of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), a lawmaker said.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf denounced the latest round of American coercive economic measures against Syria.
Iranian lawmakers on Sunday denounced a resolution the International Atomic Energy Agency's Board of Governors passed Friday, saying the document is another indication of "structural discrimination" within the UN atomic watchdog.
Omani Parliament Speaker Sheikh Khalid bin Hilal al-Maawali has called for enhanced parliamentary cooperation with Iran.
Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) Li Zhanshu congratulated Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf on his election as the speaker of the Iran Parliament and called for expansion of relations between the two countries.
Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf, a former mayor of Tehran and President Hassan Rouhani’s main rival in the 2017 presidential elections, was elected as new Speaker of Iran Parliament.
Lawmakers will decide on the formation of the new presiding board in an open session on Thursday, May 28.