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President’s Brother Detained; Financial Impropriety Alleged

By John Lee. The brother of President Hassan Rouhani has been detained over allegations of financial impropriety. Hossein Fereidoun [Fereydoun] (pictured), described as a close confidante of the President, failed to secure bail on Saturday. He is also said to have played a senior role in the negotiations that lead to the nuclear agreement. President […]