Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesperson

Iran’s Foreign Ministry has appointed Sadegh Hossein Jaberi Ansari as a replacement for Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham.

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has appointed a new figure as its spokesman.

Sadegh Hossein Jaberi Ansari, the foreign ministry’s director general for Middle-Eastern affairs, will replace Marzieh Afkham in coming weeks.

He will reportedly start his new post in coming two weeks.

Afkham will be appointed as Iran’s new ambassador to Kuala Lumpur.