Former Iranian president dies at 82


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In Iran, the man largely credited with leading the reformist movement in the country, has died. According to state media reports, former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died at the age of 82 following a heart attack. The former president was instrumental in the 1979 Islamic Revolution. The Iranian government has announced three days of mourning, and a funeral is expected to be held on Tuesday. CGTN's Jessica Stone takes a look at his long life in Iranian politics. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing
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