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Publish Date : Wednesday 11 January 2017 - 07:32
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Iran mourns former president
Iran mourns former president
 
 
 
 
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Mourners gather during the funeral of former president Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran. Hundreds of thousands of Iranians massed in central Tehran for the funeral of Rafsanjani, an influential figurehead of the Islamic Republic whose pragmatism le
Mourners gather during the funeral of former president Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran. Rafsanjani, who died on Sunday aged 82, was buried next to Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the leader of Iran
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Commander Qassem Soleimani attends the funeral of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. While many of his opponents turned out to honour him, and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei stressed their close bond, what was intended by th
People attend the funeral ceremony of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. An eyewitness told Reuters on the phone from Tehran: "Some were chanting slogans asking for political prisoners to be released, some hardliners were shouting
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Mourners take part in the funeral of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. Some of the chants called for the release of former prime minister Mir Hossein Mousavi and of Mehdi Karoubi, a cleric and former speaker of parliament who lost the disputed 2009 president
People touch the coffin of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani during his funeral ceremony in this still image taken from video. Rafsanjani
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Mourners gather around the coffin of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani during his funeral.
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Mourners gather during the funeral of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.
 
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