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Iran
   has this flag:   

Iran
   was formerly known as   
Persia
IR
   is the international car registration for   
Iran
Iran
   has the capital   
Tehran
The plan to make TehrAn the capital, first thought of by the Zands, was carried out by Agha Mohammad KhAne Qajar, who in the year 1785 A.D., proclaimed it his capital and bestowed on it the title of DAr ol KhelAfeh (the house of the caliphate).
Persian
   is an official language of   
Iran
.ir
   internet domain is used by   
Iran
Iran
   has the anthem   
Sorud-e Melli-e Iran
Former national anthem was Imperial Salute
President Hussan Rouhani
   is Head of State of   
Iran
Iran
   can be described as   
"The Land of Daniel and the Persians"
Nowruz
   is held in   
Iran
Celebration of the Iranian new year, the first day of Spring
Iran
   is situated in   
Asia
Mahyar Monshipour
   comes from   
Iran
Iran
   is the site of   
Meidan Emam, Esfahan
Iran
   is the site of   
Persepolis
Iran
   is the site of   
Soltaniyeh
Shah of Iran Overthrown, Margaret Thatcher Elected, Three Mile Island Accident
   are all   
Major Events of 1979
Imam Khomeini
   International Airport is in   
Tehran, Iran
Designed to replace Mehrabad International Airport
Iran Air
   is based in   
Iran
National carrier.
Ghar Parau
   is located in   
Iran
751 Meters in Depth
Shatt Al-Arab - Euphrates
   River runs through   
Iran
3,596 km. Iraq / Turkey / Iran / Syria
Tigris
   River runs through   
Iran
1,950 km. Turkey / Iraq / Syria / Iran
Dasht-e Kavir
   desert is in   
Iran
77 000 km²
Īrān
   is the native name for   
Iran
Amir Kabir
   Dam is located in   
Iran
180 m high. 390 m long.
Karun-3
   Dam is located in   
Iran
205 m high. 831 m long.
Masjid-e-Soleiman
   Dam is located in   
Iran
177 m high. 480 m long. Karun River
Nader Shah
   Dam is located in   
Iran
175 m high. Marun River
Shahid Abbaspour
   Dam is located in   
Iran
200 m high. 380 m long. Karun River
The Satanic Verses (Rushdie)
   was banned by   
Iran
India, Iran, Singapore, Bangladesh. Blasphemy
Iran
   has this coat of arms   

Miankaleh Peninsula
   is located in   
Iran
Sobh E Emrooz
   is published in   
Iran
Tehran, Iran. Published in Farsi
Iran
   is   

Behesht-e Zahra
   is located in   
Tehran, Iran
Largest cemetery in Iran, Ayatollah Khomeini buried here
Ebn-e Babooyeh
   is located in   
Tehran, Iran
Named after a famous scholar of Shia Islam
Zahir-od-dowleh
   is located in   
Tehran, Iran
Many giants of art and culture buried here
Pahlavi
   originated in   
Iran
Established in 1925 - dissolution in 1979. The Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini lead the Islamic Revolution overthrowing the Shah.
Chelow Kabab
   comes from   
Iran
Iran
   is the site of   
Sheikh Safi Al-din Khanegah and Shrine
Iran
   is the site of   
Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex
Ghazni
   was formerly the capital of   
Iran
Conquered by Seljuq dynasty, 963 - 1212
Isfahan
   was formerly the capital of   
Iran
Moved to Mashhad, 1598 - 1736
Persepolis
   was formerly the capital of   
Iran
Captured by Alexander the Great and incorporated into Macedonian Empire, 515 BC - 331 BC
Seleucia
   was formerly the capital of   
Iran
Moved to Antioch, 305 BC - 240 BC
Shiraz
   was formerly the capital of   
Iran
Moved to Tehran in the Qajar dynasty, 1750 - 1794
Iran
   has the national animal   
Asiatic Cheetah
Luigi Pirandello
   wrote   
Sei Personaggi in Cerca D'Autore
Full title 'Sei Personaggi in Cerca d'Autore(Six Characters in Search of an Author)'.






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