International Online reports: in January 9th, Iran's top leader Ali Khamenei, President of Iran, and other leaders of the former president of the United States expressed condolences to the death of President Rafsanjani.
Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei Rafsanjani said in a letter of condolence to his old friends, old comrades, colleagues, classmates and to lose the work 59 years old friend distressed, said two people had to work together in the Islamic revolution in Iran on the road to meet the challenges, is your reliable backing. Although there are differences of opinion, have a different understanding of Sharia law, but this never destroyed two people based in the holy city of Karbala friendship, in recent years the enemy with these views but did not damage a whoop and a holler, two people deep friendship. Ali Khamenei also expressed his sincere condolences to the relatives of Rafsanjani.
Iran's president Rouhani Rafsanjani said in the farewell ceremony, Rafsanjani as a fighter from the Islamic movement of Iran to the victory of the Islamic revolution are shouldering major responsibilities, in the Iran revolution, in the Iran Iraq war after the reconstruction of Iran has shown the incomparable wisdom. Rafsanjani until the last moment of life, are committed to assisting the supreme leader of Iran, Iran and the Islamic revolution in Iran proud and glory. Rouhani called on all people, especially young people to continue the path of Rafsanjani, the Islamic revolution in Iran to a higher level.
The leaders of the legislature, judiciary and other institutions in Iran have also expressed their condolences for the death of Rafsanjani.
Former president of Iran, Rafsanjani, chairman of Iran's National Interest Committee, died in January 8th at the age of 82 in the heart of Tehran. Rafsanjani's funeral was held on January 10th, the remains buried in the southern suburbs of Tehran, the mausoleum of Khomeini, Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei will attend the funeral.
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