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Iran Votes to Join UNTOC

By John Lee. The Iranian parliament has voted to join the international body against organized crime, formally known as the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC). Hossein-Ali Amiri, the vice president for parliamentary affairs, said Iran is increasingly facing transnational organized crimes because of its geographical location. Tehran Times quotes him as saying; […]