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Iran’s miraculous desert glacier

BBC – Hidden in Iran’s vast central deserts lies one of the Islamic Republic’s most unexpected geographical finds. Ice cold in the desert (Credit: Credit: Ian Lloyd Neubauer) Ice cold in the desertIn the Zard-Kuh, a 4,200m-high mountain range bordering the western flank of Iran’s vast central deserts, hides one of the Islamic Republic’s most unexpected geographical finds: on the …

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Iran Eases Process For Adoptive and Foster Parenting

PayvandNews – The State Welfare Organization of Iran has facilitated the process for prospective foster or adoptive families, an official with the organization announced. The adoption and foster laws which dated back to some 44 years ago were revised and modified in 2013 and are going to be implemented in the near future, Habibollah Masoudi-Farid said, Fars news agency reported …

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“World Youth Orchestra – Sounds for Iran” project performs first concert in Tehran

PayvandNews – The World Youth Orchestra and the Tehran Symphony Orchestra performed their first joint concert in Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on Wednesday August 10. Two more performances are scheduled on Thursday and Friday nights. These concerts are organized by the National Academy of St. Cecilia and the Sapienza University of Rome. Tehran – World Youth Orchestra. The “Sounds for Iran” …

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Iran executes six more Kurds without fair trial

Kurdistan24 – Political prisoner Mohammad Abdullahi and five other Kurds were executed in Urmia Central Prison on Tuesday, the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) reported. Abdullahi, 35, married, from the city of Bokan, Kurdistan Province, northwest of Iran, was charged with “Moharebeh” for belonging to a Kurdish opposition party. Moharebeh, an Arabic term meaning “enmity against God,” is a crime …

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A photograph showing a blurred-out woman’s volleyball player did not originate from an Iranian news agency.

snopes – Iran’s Tasnim News Agency blurred a woman volleyball player out of a photograph because she was in a bikini. ORIGIN:A series of Reuters photographs of a women’s volleyball game at the 2016 Olympic Games showed Egypt’s Doaa Elghobashy participating in a hijab against Germany’s Kira Walkenhorst on the Copacabana Beach in Brazil. Soon after that, a photo purporting to be from Iranian …

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