Iran’s former president Rafsanjani dies aged 82
Chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has passed away at the age of 82 due to heart condition. Ayatollah Rafsanjani considered the country’s second most powerful political figure for much of the Islamic Republic’s history, died in hospital in north Tehran on Sunday, according to local news agencies.
Ayat. Hashemi Rafsanjani’s body transferred to Jamaran
The Head of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani’s body moved to Jamaran, hours after his death in Tajrish Hospital. Jamaran was the house and meeting place of Late Imam Khomeini located in northern Tehran.
Officials, people attends farewell ceremony of Hashemi Rafsanjani
Groups of people and officials attended a farewell ceremony in Jamaran Husseiniyeh on Monday to say farewell to Ayat. Hashemi Rafsanjani.
Rouhani attends farewell ceremony of Ayat. Rafsanjani
Farewell ceremony with the body of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, Head of the Expediency Council was held on Monday morning in Jamaran, attended by President Hassan Rouhani, Cabinet members and various people from around the country.
Leader performs ritual prayers for late ex-President Rafsanjani
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei led mass prayers for the body of the deceased Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani during his funeral ceremony on Tuesday morning.
Massive crowd shows up to Rafsanjani’s funeral
A large number of people have gathered at the mausoleum of late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini in southern Tehran on Tue. to bid farewell to former Iranian president and chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani who died at 82 Sunday night.
Ayatollah Rafsanjani laid to rest in Imam Khomeini mausoleum
Body of the deceased Expediency Council Chairman Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani was laid to rest Tuesday at the mausoleum of the Founder of the Islamic Republic late Imam Khomeini in south of Tehran.
Leader hosts memorial ceremony for late Ayat. Rafsanjani
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday attended a memorial ceremony hosted by him for the late Expediency Council chairman Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.
Zarif meets Malian parl. speaker
Foreign Minister Zarif and The President of the National Assembly of Mali Issaka Sidibé met in Tehran on Wednesday.
Pres. Rouhani, Afghanistan CEO meet
President Hassan Rouhani hosted Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday.
Iran’s first new directly purchased Airbus in four decades lands in Tehran
The first commercial airliner purchased from Airbus following the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers landed at Tehran’s Mehrabad International Airport.
President pays tribute to late Ayatollah Rafsanjani
President Hassan Rouhani attended the mausoleum of the late Imam Khomeini in southern Tehran Friday morning to pay tribute to the Founder of the Islamic Republic Imam Khomeini and the late Chairman of Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.
Iran, Russia, Turkey hold trilateral talks on regional developments
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari in separate meetings with his Russian and Turkish counterparts discussed the ongoing developments in Syria.
Djivan Gasparyan performs at 32nd Fajr Intl. Music Festival
Armenian musician and composer Djivan Gasparyan performed at Milad Tower Conference Center on Friday during the first day of Fajr Festival. Gasparyan is known as the ‘Master of the duduk’, a double reed woodwind instrument related to the orchestral oboe.
Zoroastrians attend commemorating ceremony of late Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani in Yazd
Zoroastrians attend commemorating ceremony of late Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani in Yazd Yazd – IRNA – Zoroastrians attend the commemorating ceremony of deceased Expediency Council Chairman Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani at a temple in central province of Yazd on Jan 13, 2017.
Zarif meets with Albanian counterpart
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Albanian counterpart Ditmir Bushati here on Saturday evening.
Pres. Rouhai, Albanian FM meet
President Hassan Rouhani and Albania’s Foreign Minister Ditmir Bushati met and conferred in Tehran on Sunday.