- Hojatolislam Ali Akbar Hashemi,born 1935, president of Iran 1989–97.
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The last president to have a real impact on policy was Rafsanjani (1989 to 1997).Rowhani's Empty Victory
June 19, 2013
Then, Moussavi was prime minister, Ali Khamenei was president and Rafsanjani commanded the Revolutionary Guards.
Rafsanjani, who is still politically active, played an important part.
“We do not need people in prison for [demonstrating],” Rafsanjani said.Former Iranian President Blasts Government
July 17, 2009
Nevertheless, it is no exaggeration to say that whither Rafsanjani goes, so goes the future of Iran.Friday Surprise in Iran?
July 16, 2009
- Hojatoleslam Hashemi Ali Akbar . born 1934, Iranian politician: president of Iran (1989–97)
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