Son of former Iranian president sentenced to 10-years in prison

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 9, 2015 16:24




The son of Iran's former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani was sentenced to 10-years in jail Sunday after being convicted on multiple charges stemming from separate cases involving national security, embezzlement and fraud.

Mehdi Rafsanjani was also given a 25-year prison term for crimes related to financial and security charges in March.


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