Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani (C) chats with MPs as health minister candidate Mohammad Hassan Tarighat Monfared (bottom) addresses parliament before a vote of confidence in Tehran on March 17, 2013. Tarighat Monfared has been caretaker of the health ministry since December when Ahmadinejad sacked former minister Marzieh Vahid Dastjerdi, the sole woman in his cabinet and the first female minister after the 1979 Islamic revolution.
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