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Rouhani meets with Rafsanjani, thanks him for his patience and silence; meets with Aref as well

Monday, 24 June 2013

During a ceremony honoring the heads of Rouhani’s election campaign, the President Elect expressed his gratitude to the intelligence of the Supreme Leader and his last instructions that allowed the epic to be achieved by the Iranian people. Later on, he expressed his gratitude for the support and guidance of Hashemi Rafsanjani and Khatami, clarifying, “I thank Ayatollah Rafsanjani for his patience, tolerance and silence that was beautiful and full of meaning. I would also like to thank the political currents, reformist and conservatives.” President-Elect Dr. Hassan Rouhani met with Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani this past weekend. Rafsanjani again congratulated him on his victory and wished him success. Rafsanjani expressed his gratitude to the moderate discourse and intelligent policies of Dr. Rouhani, which mark the start of a new page in Iranian performance, and added that the enthusiasm and hope awakened in society particularly among the young people after the political epic of the elections serves as important and unique support for the next government. Dr. Mohammad Reza Aref (reformist candidate who withdrew in favor of Rouhani) discussed his meeting with President-Elect Dr. Rouhani and said, “We have been friends for the past forty years. The meeting was friendly. I presented to him my positions about the new government and expressed my willingness and that of my team to cooperate anywhere Dr. Rouhani deems necessary. He welcomed this.”

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  • Published: 2 years ago on Monday, 24 June 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: June 24, 2013 @ 2:39 pm
  • Filed Under: Domestic
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    • http://www.entekhab.ir/fa/news/117421;http://tinyurl.com/loaklvy; http://draref.ir/fa/post/%D8%AC%D8%B2%DB%8C%DB%8C%D8%A7%D8%AA-%D8%AF%DB%8C%D8%AF%D8%A7%D8%B1-%D8%B9%D8%A7%D8%B1%D9%81-%D8%A8%D8%A7-%D8%B1%D9%88%D8%AD%D8%A7%D9%86%DB%8C;https://twitter.com/HassanRouhani/statuses/348434487287353346 ;https://twitter.com/hashemi1392/statuses/348388413029883904

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