Tehran (IP) – Members of the Iranian Parliament, for the third time, elected Mohammad-Bagher Ghalibaf as the Speaker during the open session on Wednesday morning.

Iran PressIran News: Mohammad-Bagher Ghalibaf received 194 votes out of 281, Morteza Agha-Tehrani 53 votes, Elyas Naderan 21 votes, and Fereydoun Abbasi 3 votes.

The number of invalid votes was also 10. Ali Nikzad was also retained as the First Deputy Speaker, and Abdolreza Mesri was elected Second Deputy Speaker during the open session.

Moreover, Nezam Mousavi, Alireza Salimi, and Mohammad-Reza Dashti were also elected as observers of the presiding board.


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