Fatemeh Hashemi Rafsanjani

Fatemeh Hashemi Rafsanjani
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Born Fatemeh Hashemi Bahramani
c. 1959/1960 (age 57–58) [1]
Nationality Iranian
Title Head of Charity Foundation for Special Diseases
Political party Moderation and Development Party
Spouse(s) Saeid Lahouti [2]

Fatemeh Hashemi Rafsanjani ( Persian: فاطمه هاشمی رفسنجانی‎) is an Iranian politician.

She is a senior member of the Moderation and Development Party [3] and runs the Charity Foundation for Special Diseases. [1]

In 1995, she was head of Iran's delegation to the Organization of Islamic Countries' 1st symposium on women's role in Islamic society, held in Tehran. She is also secretary-general of the Women's Solidarity Association of Iran. [4]

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  1. ^ a b Najmeh Bozorgmehr (14 October 2012), "Rafsanjani's daughter speaks out on Iran", Financial Times, retrieved 22 April 2017 
  2. ^ Muhammad Sahimi (28 April 2010). "The Middle Road of Hashemi Rafsanjani". TehranBureau. Retrieved 25 January 2017. 
  3. ^ Saeid Jafari (27 September 2016), Is Iran's Rouhani about to ditch his longtime patron?, Al-Monitor, retrieved 21 April 2017 
  4. ^ Hamideh Sedghi (2007). Women and Politics in Iran: Veiling, Unveiling, and Reveiling. Cambridge University Press. p. 263. 
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