Former Iranian president Ayatollah Rafsanjani no more

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Tehran, Jan 8: Former Iranian president Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died Sunday after suffering a heart attack in Tehran, Iran's state-run media Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported. He was 82.

Ayatollah Rafsanjani

Iranian media had earlier reported Rafsanjani was admitted to a hospital after suffering a heart attack.

Rafsanjani served two terms as Iran's president, from 1989 to 1997.

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