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Kazem Jalali (Persian: کاظم جلالی‎) is an Iranian conservative politician and member of the Majlis from Tehran, Rey, Shemiranat and Eslamshahr district. In June 2009, he was the spokesman for the foreign relations committee of the Majlis.[3][4]

Kazem Jalali
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Vice President of Inter-Parliamentary Union[1]
Assumed office
1 April 2017
Serving with Ethuro, Aal, Kosachev, Ferrer Gómez and Liddell-Grainger
PresidentSaber Hossain Chowdhury
President of the Majlis Research Center
Assumed office
2 June 2012
Preceded byAhmad Tavakoli
Member of the Parliament of Iran
Assumed office
28 May 2016
ConstituencyTehran, Rey, Shemiranat and Eslamshahr
Majority1,292,686 (39.81%)[2]
In office
26 May 2000 – 28 May 2016
Preceded byAli-Asghar Ahmadi
Personal details
Bornc. 1967 (age 51–52)[2]
Gorgan, Iran[2]
Political partyFollowers of Wilayat
Other political
Alma materImam Sadiq University
WebsiteKazem Jalali official website

Kazem Jalali holds a PhD of political science from Imam Sadiq University, Tehran. Jalali was a senior member of Moderation and Development Party, but he resigned in 2007.[5] He is president of Followers of Wilayat fraction and is close to Ali Larijani.[6]


  1. ^ "Iranian MP appointed as IPU Vice President", IRNA, 9 April 2017, 82487399, retrieved 28 October 2014
  2. ^ a b c "Parliament members" (in Persian). Iranian Majlis. Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  3. ^ Interview with Jalali
  4. ^ Moussawi, Ibrahim (2012-01-16). Shi‘ism and the Democratisation Process in Iran: With a focus on Wilayat al-Faqih. SAQI. pp. 158–. ISBN 9780863568312. Retrieved 23 December 2014.
  5. ^ "الف - متن استعفای 4 عضو شورای مرکزی حزب اعتدال و توسعه" (in Persian). Alef. 26 November 2007. Retrieved 10 March 2016.
  6. ^ "فراکسیون‌های مجلس نهم؛ تقابل رهروان ولایت و جبهه پایداری". Deutsche Welle (in Persian). Retrieved 29 February 2016.
Academic offices
Preceded by
Ahmad Tavakoli
President of the Majlis Research Center