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|Ambassador of Iran to Poland|
16 March 2014
|Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs|
31 October 2009 – 11 May 2013
Ali Akbar Salehi
|Ambassador of Iran to Kazakhstan|
|Ambassador of Iran to Thailand|
|President||Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani|
July 13, 1960 |
|Alma mater||Sharif University of Technology|
Ramin Mehmanparast (Persian: رامین مهمانپرست, born 13 July 1960 in Tehran, Iran) is an Iranian diplomat, the former spokesman of the Iranian foreign ministry and the current ambassador to Poland and Lithuania. He was the deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, the head of the "Center for Public Diplomacy & Media" and the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from 31 October 2009 until his resignation on 11 May 2013. He was also the ambassador of Iran to Thailand from 1996 to 2000 and Kazakhstan from 2004 to 2009.
Mehmanparast was nominated for 2013 presidential election on 11 May 2013 and left his position as the spokesman of the Iranian Foreign Ministry on the same day. He withdrew from his nomination on 19 May 2013.
- Ahamadinejad Spokesman Gets Behind Kicked on NY Street by Iranians, Roger L. Simon, PJ Media (Sept. 26, 2012)
- "Condoléances de l'Iran après la fusillade mortelle dans une école américaine" (in French). L'Orient-Le Jour. December 14, 2012. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
|Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman