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    Iran's judicial body revokes a decree by social security fund


    by PressTV

    He was appointed by Iran’s President to lead one of the countries wealthiest economic foundations, Iran’s social security fund; but according to Iran’s administrative court of justice his appointment is illegal. In a case pushed by some MP’s, Saeed Mortazavi former judge and Tehran prosecutor was officially called off from the position through a direct court order published in official newspapers. Despite the verdict, Iran’s Vice President Mohammad Reza Rahimi said that Mortazavi will maintain the post as managing director of the social security fund.