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Rafsanjani in Mashad for talks with religious scholars

MASHAD, July 19 (Mehr News Agency) - Expediency Council Chairman Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani arrived in the shrine city of Mashad on Saturday afternoon for talks with religious scholars on the current national issues.

Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani delivers his sermon during Friday prayers at Tehran University in the Iranian capital, 17 Jul 2009

"My main purpose is to make a pilgrimage to the shrine of Imam Reza (AS) (and) also hold talks with noble ulema in the province on the current state affairs," Rafsanjani told reporters upon his arrival at the airport.

He was welcomed by provincial officials including Khorrasan Razavi governor and Mashad Friday prayers leader.

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