Mehran Haghirian / Atlantic Council

A Friendlier Majles Confirms New Rouhani Ministers

President Hassan Rouhani addressed the Islamic Republic’s Majles (Parliament) on Nov. 1 on the occasion of confirmation hearings for three new ministers. With the help of his supporters within the Majles, all three nominees won votes of confidence and are now ministers at least until new presidential elections scheduled for May 19, 2017. ... atlanticcouncil.org/blogs//iransource/a-friendlier-majles-confirms-new-rouhani-ministers