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2015-04-29 20:22:58

WASHINGTON, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, National Council of Resistance of Iran President Maryam Rajavi [http://www.maryam-rajavi.com/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1452&Itemid=592

2015-04-29 08:22:54

WASHINGTON DC, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambassador Lincoln Bloomfield, a former senior US State Department official strongly defended the scheduled testimony of Iranian

2015-04-27 23:07:07

Road to Freedom is a short documentary about freedom of expression and thought.

2015-04-10 12:26:11

LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The wife of Saeed Abedini, the Iranian-American pastor and U.S.

2015-04-08 16:23:24

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of jubilant dancing and singing Iranians took to the streets last week to celebrate news of an agreement

2015-04-08 16:20:35

Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers, Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues

2015-04-02 23:02:46

Speaking About Women Taking On New Roles San Francisco, California (PRWEB) April 02, 2015 AngelHack Founder and CEO, Sabeen Ali is honored to announce

2015-03-19 20:21:48

LONDON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The report titled "Middle East Naphtha Market Outlook to 2018 - Refineries-Petrochemicals Integration to Drive Naphtha

2015-03-12 20:24:51

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Press Club President John Hughes announced that Jason Rezaian of The Washington Post has been chosen as the 2015 recipient of the

2015-03-12 08:28:34

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement by Mohammad Ali was released today by the National Press Club.


Latest Iran Reference Libraries

Caspian Horse
2014-04-03 12:48:12

The Caspian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Northern Iran. This breed is thought to be a descendant of high-quality horses that were used in the Persian Empire for running messages, driving purposes, and for hunting, among other purposes. Records about this horse were nonexistent after 700 AD, due to the destruction of libraries and monuments, so the breed was thought to be extinct until 1965, when it was rediscovered. In 1965, specimens of this breed were discovered by...

SAIPA
2014-01-08 08:56:37

SAIPA (Societe Anonyme Iranienne de Production Automobile) is the second largest Iranian auto manufacturing company. It was established in 1966 to assemble Citroens, the first car company to mass-produce vehicles outside the United States. Initially, SAIPA assembled vehicles for the Iranian market, but today, it concentrates on manufacturing Korean cars, developing its own engines and vehicles. The CEO of SAIPA is Nematollah Poustindouz and its subsidiaries are Saipa Diesel, Pars Khodro...

Diar (Great Wall Motors)
2014-01-06 10:33:24

Diar is an automobile company in Tehran, Iran. It was established in 2000, and manufactures automobiles licensed under Changcheng, AKA Great Wall Motor (GWM), from China. The company also produces its own line of vehicles, with their most popular one being the Safir, which is also a name of an Iranian rocket. The company began as Sazehaye Khodro Diar Manufacturing Co., producing body pressed parts. They installed six units of 500- to 2000-ton hydraulic and Heavy Stroke presses in January...

Persian Gulf
2013-04-18 13:55:23

The Persian Gulf is located in the western part of Asia between Iran and the Arabian Peninsula. It’s an addition to the Indian Ocean. The Gulf was the focal point of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War, which each side assaulted the other’s oil tankers. In the year 1991, the Persian Gulf again was the background for what was known as the “Persian Gulf War” or otherwise known as the “Gulf War”, despite the fact that this disagreement was mainly a land conflict, when Iraq raided Kuwait...

Persian Leopard, Panthera pardus ciscaucasica
2012-12-28 15:15:05

The Persian leopard (Panthera pardus ciscaucasica), also known as the Caucasian leopard, is a subspecies of the leopard that can be found in the Caucasus mountains, eastern Turkey southern Turkmenistan, northern Iran, and some western areas of Afghanistan. Its range in the Caucuses is now fragmented, but once encompassed all areas except those within steppe habitats. It prefers to live in many habitats, but in the Greater Caucuses, it prefers subalpine meadows, rocky ravines, and broadleaved...

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fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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