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11 hrs ago | Washington Times

HUSAIN: World's grand ayatollahs rally behind Sistani

In an unprecedented move, six of the world's top grand ayatollahs have voiced public support for Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Sistani and his handling of the ongoing crisis in Iraq .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Free Republic

Images of Obama, Netanyahu, Iranian Opposition Leaders Serve as Targets in Qods Day Funfair

In this video-clip, Iranians are seen enjoying themselves at a funfair in Shiraz marking Qods Day, shooting with air rifles at images of U.S. President Obama with the caption "Death to America" and of Israeli PM Netanyahu, with the caption "Death to Israel."

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Time

Despite a Crackdown, Iranian Fashion Keeps Pushing Boundaries

In the latest case of Iranian authorities cracking down on fashion they deem "un-Islamic," a famous clothing design institute called "Khaneh Mode" or Mode House was shut down last week in Tehran.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Free Republic

ISIS reportedly orders women and girls of Mosul to undergo ‘genital mutilation’

Following the purge of Christians in the Iraqi city of Mosul and the destruction of a nearly 2,000-year-old Christian house of worship , fighters with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria have continued to impose a grotesque and medieval form of Sharia Law on the city's remaining Muslim residents.

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TrekEarth

Persepolis

Persepolis Or Persepolis in the northeast of Shiraz is the name of one of the ancient cities of Iran which continued through the years, the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Time magnificent ceremonial monarchy in Iran 's.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

TrekEarth

Naqsh-e Rustam

Wikipedia Naqsh-e Rustam Sets the name of an ancient city located north of the village near Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran Zangiabadi is located at a distance of 6 kilometers from Persepolis.

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The Daily Star

Remaking Iran

IRANIAN President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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NCR Iran

Iran: Five men flogged and one Christian 'burnt on lips' for eating during Ramadan

Five Iranians have been flogged and a Christian had his lips burnt with a cigarette as punishment for not fasting during the holy month of Ramadan.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Korea Herald

Rouhani's U.S. dependence in remaking ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

CNN

What's it like to ride solo through Iran as a woman?

Crossing the Dasht-e-Lut toward the ancient city of Yazd. British travel writer Lois Pryce spent 60 days motorcycling around the country, on her own.

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Project Syndicate

Remaking Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Payvand News of Iran

Two Iranians Flogged Publicly For Eating During Ramadan

Two men were flogged in public in the south-central Iranian city of Shiraz for eating during fasting hours in the holy month of Ramadan.

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NCR Iran

Iran: Pilots killed in fighter jet crash near Shiraz - report

Two Iranian airmen were killed when their F-4 Phantom fighter jet crashed Tuesday in the southern province of Fars, the official IRNA news agency reported.

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The Washington Post

Iran report: 2 pilots killed in fighter crash

An Iranian news agency says one of the country's F-4 fighter jets has crashed in southern Iran and that the two pilots on board were killed.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

TrekEarth

Persepolis

Persepolis Or Persepolis in the northeast of Shiraz is the name of one of the ancient cities of Iran which continued through the years, the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Time magnificent ceremonial monarchy in Iran 's.

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NCR Iran

Iran: Four prisoenrs lashed in public

The inhuman clerical regime on Friday July 11 in a horrible action and inhumane punishment during the holy month of Ramadan flogged four people in public in Shiraz.

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The Daily Star

Iran jails 8 youths for Facebook posts: reports

Access to social networks, including Twitter and Facebook, is routinely filtered by Iranian authorities, as are other websites considered un-Islamic or detrimental to the regime.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

NCR Iran

Iran: Four men lashed in public in Shiraz

Two of the men were sentenced to 74 lashes and three years in prison for stealing from houses and shops.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Tehran Times

Art fans impressed by Bibi Haazer exhibit

The grandchild of Bibi Haazer Omidvari says that gallery goers were impressed by the exhibition which was held by his 88-year-old doll maker grandmother at the Iranian Artists Forum .

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

TrekEarth

Persepolis

Persepolis Or Persepolis in the northeast of Shiraz is the name of one of the ancient cities of Iran which continued through the years, the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Time magnificent ceremonial monarchy in Iran 's.

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