Iran's Ex-president Rafsanjani Died

  • Politics - 09 January 2017, 13:08
The ex-president of Iran Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has died, the Fars Agency informed. He died in one of the hospitals in Tehran after a heart attack.

Rafsanjani was born in 1934. He held the post of president of Iran in 1989-1997. Since 2005 he has headed the Expediency Discernment Council, the advisory body to the Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.