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Call for Iran protesters' release


Former Iranian President Ali Akbar Rafsanjani has called for the release of people who protested against the result of the recent election.

In his first Friday sermon since the vote, he also said large numbers of Iranians still doubted its result.

The footage and audio translation of the speech are not synchronised


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