President attends Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani’s funeral

President Rouhani attended Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani’s funeral on Tuesday in Tehran and bid farewell to his body.

Tue 10 - January 2017 - 16:11

At the ceremony that Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khemenei, high-ranking officials and authorities, as well as a bumper crowd of people took part, Ayatollah Khamenei performed funeral prayer.

The body of late Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani was then accompanied to the tomb of late Imam Khomeini (RA) for burial.

The cabinet has also invited the whole Iranian nation to participate in a ceremony that is to be held tomorrow.

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