Tuesday 23 April 2019

Daughter of Iran's former president arrested

The Iranian government says it has arrested the eldest daughter of the country's former President, Hashemi Rafsanjani.

Faezeh Rafsanjani was one of five family members detained yesterday.

The other four have since been released.

State-run TV says ten people died in yesterday's demonstrations against the election result.

That brings the number of deaths in a week of protests to at least 17.

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