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  ניסן 1, 5774 , 01/04/14

Khamenei Pardons 920 Prisoners

Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, agreed on Monday to pardon or reduce the sentences of 920 people, Reuters reported, citing the official Iranian IRNA news agency.

The move is a customary gesture to mark the anniversary of the Islamic Republic.

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