remains a serious problem in Corruption Iran. [1 ] [2 ] [3 ]
Corruption levels [ edit ]
Transparency International, which publishes the annual Corruption Perception Index, in 2012, Iran was ranked 2.8 out of 10 with a score of rank of 133, tied with Comoros, Guyana, Honduras, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Reformists and conservatives alike - at times even the [4 ] Supreme Leader. - routinely criticize corruption in the government. [5 ] [6 ]
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has vouched to fight " at all echelons of economic/oil Mafia" government. President Ahmadinejad has also proposed that lawmakers consider a bill, based on which [7 ] the wealth and property of all officials who have held high governmental posts since 1979 could be investigated. Many Iranians believe the [8 ] country's economic problems are a byproduct of mismanagement and corruption.
On February 3, 2013, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad played a video tape in the Iranian parliament that tied the heads of two branches of the government, the legislative and judiciary, to a documented financial corruption case related to the Larijani brothers.
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Institutions in charge of fighting corruption
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