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Ex-minister Mohhamad-Ali Najafi elected new Tehran Mayor

PavandNews – Mohhamad-Ali Najafi has been elected Thursday as Tehran mayor following a vote at the City Council as the Iranian capital city faces challenges ranging from traffic to air pollution. Mohhamad-Ali Najafi on frontpage of Tamashagaran Emrouz daily Initially, there were seven candidates for the Tehran’s mayoral post, but the number was reduced to two after resignations. The candidates had presented their …

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Statement on a Comprehensive Policy to Constrain Iran

PyavandNews – On August 8, 2017, a bipartisan group of 47 national security leaders issued a statement recommending a comprehensive Iran policy designed to further U.S. national security interests. By The Iran Project The international agreement with Iran continues to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon. No American national security objective would be served by withdrawing from it as long as …

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Health Tourism Could Fetch Iran 7 Billion Dollars A Year

PayvandNews – The Iranian minister of cooperatives, labor and social welfare has said that the country has a potential to earn $7 billion in revenues through attracting one million health tourists on a yearly basis. Relative wallet-friendly services can be considered as the main advantage of medical tourism in Iran, Ali Rabiei said in an address to an international conference held …

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‘We hate the headscarf’: can women find freedom in Tehran’s female-only parks?

Guardian – Parks exclusively for women are popping up in Iranian cities, but critics are divided over whether this is just another ploy to keep them hidden in public Iranian women practice parkour skills at a park in Tehran. Iranian women practice parkour skills at a park in Tehran. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Cities is supported by Rockefeller FoundationAbout this content …

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IS In Video Threatens To Stage New Attacks In Iran

RFL/RE – The Islamic State (IS) extremist group has posted a video threatening new attacks in Tehran and calling on young Iranians to rise up against their country.

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