24 September 2023 / 13:20 RU

    Iranian lawmakers lodge complaints against Rouhani

    Deputy chair of the Iranian parliament’s Article 90 Committee Nasrollah Pejmanfar said they have lodged three complaints with the judiciary against former President Hassan Rouhani.

    According to Pejmanfar, the move addresses the issue of “officials’ failure to take proper action on certain policy areas”, when they were in office.

    “The committee has compiled numerous cases on this issue. Some of them have been referred to the judiciary for investigation and others are being completed,” Tasnim cited him as saying.

    “[Out of the two cases sent to the judiciary,] the first has to do with the Tehran Stock Exchange and the second has to do with intervention in the foreign currency [market] by some individuals in the former administration, especially former President Mr. Rouhani.”

    Pejmanfar added there is also a third case on some former officials’ failure to take action on the issue of housing, which will be completed and referred to the judiciary in the coming days. He said the complaints have been lodged with the prosecutor general.

    “In the housing case, we reviewed the entire body of policies that were supposed to be implemented and lodged a complaint against the former president for failing to take action [on the policies],” he noted.

    The Ruohani administration has been criticized for a crash in the stock market, which led to many investors, from among ordinary people, losing much of their hard-won wealth. Rouhani’ second term in office also saw a surge in inflation after the US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal and the re-imposition of anti-Ian sanctions. It led to housing market volatility and a steep rise in prices.


    Source - vesnikkavkaza.net


    03 September 2021 / 10:09

Latest news

    The meeting in Yevlakh ended /UPDATED/

    21 September 2023 / 13:24

    A meeting between representatives of Baku and Karabakh Armenians has begun in Yevlakh

    21 September 2023 / 10:30

    Baku called the conditions for the termination of the anti-terrorist operation

    20 September 2023 / 11:42

    Ararat Mirzoyan meets with Josep Borrell during UN General Assembly

    20 September 2023 / 11:05

    The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry announced the successful continuation of the anti-terrorist operation

    20 September 2023 / 11:00

    Armenians report shelling of Khankandi

    19 September 2023 / 13:53

    Karabakh ex-official Ruben Vardanyan: Mass shelling has begun at us

    19 September 2023 / 13:29

    Azerbaijan launches localised anti-terrorist operation in Karabakh

    19 September 2023 / 13:22

    Foreign Minister left for UN General Assembly

    18 September 2023 / 11:23

    The ICRC delivered humanitarian aid to Karabakh Armenians through Lachin and Aghdam

    18 September 2023 / 11:14

    US Generals Gregory Anderson, Patrick Ellis arrive in Armenia to observe Eagle Partner exercis

    15 September 2023 / 13:31

    Azerbaijan acquired "Barak MX" anti-missile system from Israel - Mass media

    15 September 2023 / 13:15

    Statement by the spokesperson of the President of the European Council, regarding Armenia and Azerbaijan

    14 September 2023 / 13:26

    State Dept: "Russia Can't Be Trusted As Peaceful, Tranquil, Stable Neighbor That Respects Territorial Integrity"

    14 September 2023 / 11:27

    Armenia’s Pashinyan says he is not obliged to follow Russia MFA spox Zakharova's statements

    14 September 2023 / 11:08

All news