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Iran Parliament approves most of new president's ministers

Aug. 25, 2021 15:05 PM EDT

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s hard-liner dominated Parliament on Wednesday voted to approve most of the ministers proposed by newly elected President Ibrahim Raisi, state TV reported. Lawmakers voted in favor of 18 of 19 ministers proposed by Raisi after five days of...

Japanese FM discusses de-escalation with Iranian officials

Aug. 22, 2021 11:07 AM EDT

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian president met Sunday with Japan's foreign minister in the capital of Tehran and the two discussed de-escalation of tensions in the region, Iranian news agencies reported. The president’s official website,, said that Japanese...