Foreign envoys, diplomats attend Ayatollah Hashemi's memorial

London, Jan 12, IRNA – Several foreign diplomatic missions and ambassadors residing in London attended a memorial ceremony held for late chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani and signed his memo book in Iran's Embassy here on Wednesday.

Among the participants were Cuban Ambassador to London Tersita Vicente Setolungo, Lebanese Envoy to Britain Inam Osiran, and the representative of Philippine Ambassador to London.

All the foreign envoys attending memorial ceremony of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani wrote in his memo book.

Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, also former president and veteran politician, passed away on Sunday after experiencing a heart attack.

Late Ayatollah Rafsanjani's funeral procession was held on Tuesday morning in Tehran University and Imam Khomeini Mausoleum.