Post Tagged with: "Hashemi Rafsanjani"

Dark clouds loom for Iranian Christians after death of Rafsanjani

Dark clouds loom for Iranian Christians after death of Rafsanjani

On Sunday 8 January, former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died. He was one ofRead More

Death of Iran’s Rafsanjani Removes Influential Voice Against Hard-Liners

Death of Iran’s Rafsanjani Removes Influential Voice Against Hard-Liners

With the death of Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani on Sunday, Iran’s political factions knewRead More

An Ayatollah’s Daughter Prompts a Debate on Religious Persecution in Iran

An Ayatollah’s Daughter Prompts a Debate on Religious Persecution in Iran

A house visit by a daughter of a prominent ayatollah to a female leader ofRead More

Rafsanjani Talks of “Committee to Elect Leader”

Rafsanjani Talks of “Committee to Elect Leader”

The head of Iran’s State Expediency Council (that arbitrates differences among the three branches ofRead More

Iran ex-president says lifting sanctions would be a ‘giant step’ after US hostility

Iran ex-president says lifting sanctions would be a ‘giant step’ after US hostility

Agreement on lifting the sanctions imposed on Iran over its nuclear programme would be aRead More

Son of ex-Iran president to serve 10-year jail term

Son of ex-Iran president to serve 10-year jail term

The son of Iran’s former president Akbar Rafsanjani will be jailed for 10 years afterRead More