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Iranian commander: Aleppo is the ‘frontline of Islamic revolution’

Al-Arabia – Commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, has hailed the ‘victory’ in Syria’s Aleppo claiming that the city represents a frontline for ‘Islamic revolution’ in his country. According to him, Iranian authorities view the evacuation of citizens from Aleppo and the destruction of the city as “victory”. Jafari also said that Tehran …

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Iranian Authorities Carried Out Amputation Sentences Of Two Prisoners On Christmas Day

IRAN HUMAN RIGHTS – Four fingers of the right hand of two prisoners were amputated in an Iranian prison on the Christmas day, December 25. Amputation verdicts of two peisoners were carried out in the prison of Urmia (Northwestern Iran), Sunday December 25. According to close sources the two prisoners who were brothers, were sentenced to prison and amputation of …

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Iranian youth join wave of ecotourism

Al-monitor — Off-road driving as well as tours of the desert, mountains and forests have become popular pastimes for youths in Iran. The phenomenon particularly applies to those from more affluent backgrounds, who often embark on journeys to the desert in their upscale vehicles. To become better acquainted with desert tourism and off-road driving in Iran, Al-Monitor spoke to Mohammad …

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Iran resumes carpet exports to U.S. in post-sanctions era

Head of the Iranian National Carpet Center has announced the resumption of Iran’s hand-woven carpet export to the US during post-sanctions era. Hamid Karegar, speaking in a meeting with Qazvin Governor General Fereidoun Hemmati on Sunday, said that Iran resumed carpet exports to the US in the wake of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). file photo by Yunes …

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Iran Says It Will Pay Half Price For Boeing Planes

RFL/E – Iran has said it will only pay half of the price announced for 80 new planes from U.S. firm Boeing. Iran’s official IRNA news agency quoted Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan as saying the country will only pay half of the $16.6 billion deal because of reduced purchasing options. “Boeing has announced that its IranAir contract is …

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