Nominee for Oil Minister, Gen. Rostam Qasemi, commander of Khatem ol-Anbiya Construction Organization, a company owned by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, arrives at the podium, in an open ... more 
Nominee for Oil Minister, Gen. Rostam Qasemi, commander of Khatem ol-Anbiya Construction Organization, a company owned by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, arrives at the podium, in an open session of parliament to debate on President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's proposed ministers, in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. Iran's conservative-dominated parliament approved a senior Revolutionary Guard commander, targeted by U.S. and European sanctions, to head the strategic oil ministry. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Vahid Salemi
Wed, Aug 3, 2011 7:40 AM EDT