Iranian Parliament Gives Vote of Confidence to New Sports, Youth Minister
TEHRAN, Nov. 18, 2013 (FNA)- The Iranian legislature Sunday gave a vote of confidence to President Hassan Rouhanis fourth nominee for the post of Sports and Youth Affairs Minister, Mohmoud Goudarzi.
Goudarzi, who was present in the Iranian parliament this morning, managed to get 199 votes in his favor out of a total of 267 cast by the parliamentarians.
The Iranian Parliamentarians also gave 44 No votes to the presidents nominee, while 24 abstained.
During the past weeks, Masoud Soltanifar, Seyed Reza Salehi Amiri, and Hamid Sajadi had failed to win the parliaments support for the post.