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Ahmadian is a career military man who has not held any known positions in any presidential administrations.
Shamkhani was the second-longest-serving security chief since the 1979 revolution.
The billions of dollars Syria’s al-Assad is believed to be making from Captagon have given him a financial lifeline.
Tehran says the longest trip in its navy history is an indication that it is successfully circumventing US sanctions.
The latest executions were carried out after offenders were reportedly caught with large quantities of heroin.
Tehran is not content with how its recent security pact with Baghdad is being implemented.
UN human rights chief says Iran has executed more than 10 people each week so far this year.
This week alone, a sports federation chief resigns and several more actors face charges over mandatory hijab law.