Hossein Amirabdollahian’s Funeral Assembly

In 2016, amid rumors that he had fallen out with then-Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, he turned down an offer to become Iran’s envoy in Oman and left the ministry.But Amir-Abdollahian quickly landed on his feet and was appointed as foreign affairs adviser to then-parliament speaker Ali Larijani, where he remained until he was named foreign minister.Amir-Abdollahian is survived by his wife and their two children.