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WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Press Club President Mark Hamrick expressed outrage Wednesday at reports that Kouhyar Goudarzi, an Iranian blogger, and his mother have been imprisoned in Iran.
After the launch of the Rassad-1, Iranâ€™s top space official announced that the country will send a live monkey into space this summer, reported a state television on its website Thursday.
LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaveh Farrokh is an expert on Persian languages and Iranian history whose new book, Iran at War: 1500-1988, provides a full examination of modern Iranian military history. Dr. Farrokh obtained his Ph.D.
NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC applauded new EU sanctions, blacklisting an additional 100 firms that do business with Iran, a further push to change the radical regime's drive to develop nuclear-weapons capability. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "This latest EU action, together with continuing U.S.
WASHINGTON, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Iranian-American Society of Texas: As President Barack Obama laid out his vision for a new chapter in American diplomacy in dealing with the new realities of the Middle East, in a briefing on Thursday, May 19, 2011, former senior U.S.
NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The internationally acclaimed documentary Iranium will be featured at the Hudson Institute Film Festival in Manhattan on May 30th, at the San Francisco United Film Festival at the Roxie Theater on June 25th, and at the New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF) in Times Square in August.
A military officer told Mehr news agency on Monday that Iran has been hit with new malicious software as part of cyber attacks against the country.
Iranian officials believe the US and Israel are behind the computer worm Stuxnet designed to hurt Iran's controversial nuclear program.
Symbol: IRAN Group: Dicot Family: Amaranthaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Subshrub Native Status: PR N VI N Synonyms: IREL2 Iresine elatior A. Rich. ex Willd. IRPA8 Iresine paniculata Poir. Distribution: IresineangustifoliaEuph. distribution:USA+(PR, VI) Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision ...
The Syrian brown bear (Ursus arctos syriacus) is a native species to Eurasia. It is a slightly small species of brown bear. Its range includes Northern Armenia, Kopet Dag, Abkhazia, Azerbaijan Talysh, Turkey, Iran, and Iraq. Its range also includes the former Soviet Union. This bear is extinct in Israel, Lebanon, Egypt, and in more recent years it has become extinct in Syria. Due to habitat loss and poaching, the Syrian brown bear population is declining. The bear is also hunted for its bile,...
The Sindh Sparrow (Passer pyrrhonotus), is a sparrow found in Iran, Pakistan and the Kathiawar peninsula. Its habitat is usually tall grass and scrub. Photo Copyright and Credit
The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.
The Caucasian Squirrel or Persian Squirrel (Sciurus anomalus), is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is found throughout Armenia,Azerbaijan, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, and Turkey. It is naturally found to thrive in temperate forests.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.