Iranian President Dies – level 1

12-01-2017 07:00

This news is from Iran. Akbar Rafsanjani is the Iranian President. He is the president from 1989 to 1997. This week, he dies. He has a heart attack. He is 82 years old.

There is a funeral. It happens at Tehran University. Many people come to the funeral. Iran goes into mourning. The mourning is three days long.

Difficult words: heart attack (when your heart stops working), funeral (the event of putting a dead person into the ground or burning the body), mourning (when you are sad because somebody is dead).

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