Ali Akbar Muhtashimi

(b. 1946)

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(b. 1946)

Student of Ayatollah Khomeini in Qom and Najaf. Trained in PLO guerrilla camps in Lebanon during the mid-1970s. Director of Iranian national radio and television, 1987. Member of parliament 1988–92. Opponent of cultural conservatives after 1992. Has strong ties with the Hasan Nasrallah faction of Lebanese Hizb Allah.

Subjects: Islam.

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