Government of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (2005–09)

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Government of Kindness
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9th cabinet of Islamic Republic of Iran
President of Iran
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Ahmadinejad speechs at Columbia University, 2007
Date formed 3 August 2005
Date dissolved 3 August 2009
People and organisations
Head of government Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Head of government's history Associate Professor of IUST
Mayor of Tehran (2003-05)
Governor of Ardabil Province (1993-97)
Advisor of Minister of SRT (early 1990's)
Advisor of Governor of Kurdistan (1980's)
Governor of Khoy (early 1980's)
Governor of Maku (early 1980's)
Deputy head of government Parviz Davoodi
Head of state Ali Khamenei
No. of ministers 21
Ministers removed
Total no. of ministers 31
Member party Society of Devotees
Status in legislature Majority
Opposition party Reformists
Election(s) Iranian presidential election, 2005
Iranian legislative election, 2004
Outgoing election Iranian presidential election, 2009
Legislature term(s) 2004–2008
Incoming formation Confirmations of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's Cabinet
Predecessor Second Khatami cabinet
Successor Second Ahmadinejad cabinet

The cabinet headed by Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from 2005 to 2009 included the following members:

Department Creation Modifications since creation Minister WebSite
Agricultural Mohammadreza Eskandari [1]
Commerce Masoud Mirkazemi [2]
Communication and Information Technology Babak Rasekh [3]
Cooperatives Mohammad Abbasi [4]
Culture and Islamic Guidance Hossein Saffar Harandi [5]
Defense and Armed Forces Logistics Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar [6]
Economy and Financial Affairs Hossein Samsami [7]
Education Alireza Aliahmadi [8]
Energy Parviz Fattah [9]
Foreign Affairs Manouchehr Mottaki [10]
Health and Medical Education Kamran Bagheri Lankarani [11]
Housing and Urban Development Mohammad Saeedikia [12]
Industries and Mines Aliakbar Mehrabian [13]
Intelligence and National Security Gholam Hossein Mohseni-Ejehei ---
Interior Sadegh Mahsooli [14]
Justice Gholam Hossein Elham [15]
Labour and Social Affairs Mohammad Jahromi [16]
Petroleum Gholam Hossein Nozari
Roads and Transportation Hamid Behbahani [17]
Science, Research, and Technology Mohammad Mehdi Zahedi [18]
Welfare and Social Security Abdolreza Mesri [19]

Past departments[edit]