Abdolvahed Mousavi Lari
|Abdolvahed Mousavi Lari|
|Minister of the Interior of Iran|
12 September 1998 – 24 August 2005
|Preceded by||Abdollah Nouri|
|Succeeded by||Mostafa Pourmohammadi|
|Vice President of Iran
for Legal and Parliamentary Affairs
29 August 1997 – 12 September 1998
|Preceded by||Ata'ollah Mohajerani|
|Succeeded by||Ahmad Bourghani|
|Born||1954 (age 61–62)
|Political party||Association of Combatant Clerics|
Abdolvahed Mousavi Lari ( pronunciation (help·info) ahb-dohl-vah-HEHD moo-sah-VEE LAH-ree[needs IPA]; born 1954) was the interior minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran during the presidency of Mohammad Khatami.
In August 1997 when Mohammad Khatami was elected president of Iran, Lari was appointed vice president for legal and parliamentary affairs. However, following the impeachment of Abdollah Nouri by the Parliament, he was nominated by Khatami as minister of interior and the Parliament voted to him. He was in office until 2005 when Mahmoud Ahmadinejad became president and nominated Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi as interior minister.
- Iran / Interior Minister GlobalSecurity.
- "President Mohammad Khatami's Cabinet (August 1997)". Iran. Retrieved 16 August 2013.
- "Iran must pursue détente policy: former minister". Tehran Times. 12 July 2013. Retrieved 16 August 2013.
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