Funeral of former Iranian President Hashmi Rafsanjani (14 images)

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians attended the funeral ceremony of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. Rafsanjani, one of the last major figures of the 1979 revolution who later pushed for reforms and rapprochement with the the West, died at the age of 82 on January 8, 2017.
Updated: Jan. 10, 2017 at 1:56 PM
An Iranian woman mourns as hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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Supporters mourn as hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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Supporters mourn as hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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Hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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Supporters mourn as hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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Hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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Hundreds of thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran on January 10, 2017. UPI
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