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Iran foreign ministry appoints first-ever spokeswoman

AFP @ Google News - Iran's foreign ministry has appointed its first-ever spokeswoman, with President Hassan Rowhani appearing to welcome the move as part of a campaign to empower women, reports said Thursday.

However, the appointment has drawn criticism from some conservative quarters.

Marzieh Afkham, a career diplomat with nearly three decades at the ministry...read more.

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