[ap-intact] INFO: Downfall of ex-president's son said to bode well for Iranian democracy

"The conviction and sentencing of Mehdi Hashemi, the son of former Iranian president Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, is the strongest signal yet that Iran may be starting to get tough on corruption and cronyism at the highest levels."

Read the story by Mahan Abedin, in Middle East Eye.  http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/rafsanjani-s-downfall-bodes-well-iranian-democracy-1451607975#sthash.SrG0fLlt.dpuf

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