Political Elite (Inside Iran)
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud - Dr.-Head of Government and the the second-highest ranking government official. | News
Bahonar, Mohammad Reza-Conservative law maker and secretary-general of the Islamic Society of Engineers
Ebadi, Shirin-Nobel Peace laureate
Masumeh Ebtekar-Iran's first woman vice-president.
Ghalibaf, Mohammad-Bagher Ph.D-Mayor of Tehran | Bio
Gholamali Haddad-Adel - Dr.Former speaker of the Parliament and leader of the conservative Islamic coalition Abadgaran
Janati-Sanei, Yusef - Ayatollah-Heads the powerful Guardian Council | Official Site
Karbaschi, Gholam-Hossein-Former Tehran Mayor and close ally of Khatami
Karrubi, Mehdi - Hojatoleslam-Member of the Expediency Council and former Speaker of the Parliament | Official Site
Khamenei, Seyed Ali - Ayatollah-Supreme Leader (Rahbar and vali-e faqih) is the Chief of State. | News
Kharazi, Kamal - Dr.-Former Foreign Minister
Khatami, Seyed Mohammad - Hojatoleslam-Former President
Khatami, Seyed Mohammad Reza - Dr.-Secretary General of Islamic Iran Participation Front (IIPF)
Khazaee, Mohammad-Permanent Representative to the UN, New York
Larijani, Ali - Dr.-Chairman of the Iranian parliament. of the Parliament & former Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC). He was Iran's chief nuclear negotiator. | Official Site
Larijani, Mohammad Javad- Head of the Iranian judiciary's Human Rights Council and close advisor to the Leader.
Larijani, Sadeq - Ayatollah-Head of judiciary and a member of the powerful Guardian Council
Mohajerani, Seyed Ataollah - Dr.-Former Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance
Mousavi - Mir Hossein-Former Prime Minister & Reformist
Mottaki, Manouchehr-Former Foreign Minister.
Nabavi, Behzad-Former deputy speaker of the Parliament & prominent reformist
Qalibaf, Mohammad Baqer - Dr.Mayor of Tehran
Hashemi Rafsanjani, Ali Akbar - Ayatollah-Former President and Chairman of the the Assembly of Experts | Official Site
Rezaee, Mohsen - Dr. -Former Chief Commander of IRGC & Presidential Candidate | Official Site
Rahim Safavi, Yahya - Major General - Chief armed forces advisor to the Supreme Leader & former Chief commander of the Sepah.
Rowhani, Hassan - Dr.-Former Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC)
Salehi, Ali Akbar-Foreign Minister and Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran
Sanei, Yousef - Ayatollah-Progressive & liberal views on issues and considered the successor to the late Ayatollah Montazeri.
Hashemi-Shahrudi, Mahmoud - Ayatollah-Heads the conservative Judiciary.
Yazdi, Ebrahim - Dr.-Former Foreign Minister and head of Freedom Movement opposition party
Yazdi, Mesbah - Ayatollah
Velayati, Ali Akbar-Former foreign minister and Khamenei's senior adviser on international affairs.
Zarif, Javad - Dr.-Former Representative to the UN, New York
Women in Politics
Membership in International Organizations
Flag & Anthem
Iran: Flag-National flags and ensigns currently in use.
Iran: Flag-Historical, local and political Flags of Iran.
IRNA (Official News Agency)
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