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WASHINGTON, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce and Ranking Member Eliot Engel this week announced a hearing entitled, "Americans Detained
LONDON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The importance of oil and gas revenue to many government's operations and its high visibility in the media make hydrocarbon assets
WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from John Hughes, President of the National Press Club, on the announcement by Iran of a trial for Jason Rezaian
SINGAPORE, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rickmers Group is pleased to report today its managed container vessel Maersk Tigris with 24 crewmembers on board has been officially released by Iranian
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
WASHINGTON DC, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambassador Lincoln Bloomfield, a former senior US State Department official strongly defended the scheduled testimony of Iranian
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LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The wife of Saeed Abedini, the Iranian-American pastor and U.S.
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
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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 (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 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...
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...
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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