The current Chairman of Expediency Discernment Council is seen being received by officials including an Artesh brigadier general 2C.
Rafsanjani accompanied by Razavi Khorasan Province Governor Ali Reza Rashidiyan (to his right)
On 03AUG15 Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani officially announced his intention to run for re-election to the Assembly of Experts in February 2016, prompting backlash from the more conservative establishment. [see HERE]
A political moderate, the former President of Iran supports the Rouhani administration and its signing of the JCPOA.
Photos: Islamic Republic News Agency