Ministry of Justice (Iran)

Ministry of Justice
وزارت دادگستری
Agency overview
Formed 1906
Jurisdiction Islamic Republic of Iran
Headquarters Tehran
Minister responsible
Website Official Website

The Minister of Justice of the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for prosecuting government cases. In other words, the justice minister is the attorney-general of the country. However, he has nothing to do with policing which is the responsibility of the Interior Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The current justice minister is Mostafa Pourmohammadi.

The ministry's headquarters was opened in 1938 and reflects pure European architectural style.[1]

See also


  1. Darab Diba; Mozayan Dehbashi (2008). "Trends in Modern Iranian Architecture" (PDF). UBC Blogs. Retrieved 22 August 2013.
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