Iran's first president Abolhassan Banisadr dies: state media

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Published: 2021-10-09 13:09

Last Updated: 2021-11-30 11:50


Iran's first president Abolhassan Banisadr dies: state media
Iran's first president Abolhassan Banisadr dies: state media

The Islamic Republic of Iran's first president Abolhassan Banisadr died in a Paris hospital Saturday aged 88, the official news agency IRNA said.

"After a long illness, Abolhassan Banisadr died on Saturday at the (Pitie-)Salpetriere hospital" in southeast Paris, IRNA reported, citing a source close to the former president.