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Rouhani Not Living Up to His Promises, Says UN Chief

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani had failed to fulfill his campaign promises to allow greater freedom of expression, Reuters reported.

Ban also noted the sharp rise in executions since Rouhani’s election. He made the comments in a report to the UN Human Rights Council.

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