Wednesday 3 May 2017
May 03, 2017
Former Tehran Mayor Sued After Foreign Policy Comments
A lawsuit has been filed against Gholamhossein Karbaschi, a veteran politician and former mayor of the Iranian capital, Tehran, by the justice department in the central Iranian province of Isfahan. The case was launched following Karbaschi’s criticism of Iran’s foreign and regional policy in a speech at a campaign rally for President Hassan Rouhani in the city of Isfahan on April 28.