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  1. Iran government says sorry for not being able to tackle dust stormRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trend

    The Iranian government has apologized from the people for not being able to tackle the problem of dust storms that have been sweeping the western parts of the country over the past several years. "Tackling the dust may not fall within the tenure of the incumbent government," Deputy Director of Environment Department Said Motesaddi told Fars news agency June 29. Twenty three provinces of Iran are currently affected by the hazardous waves of dust that enter the country especially from Iraq.

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  2. Roskam: I will do everything in my power to stop Boeing's deal with IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Illinoisreview

    Last Thursday night, an Airbus A300 aircraft belonging to Iran Air took off from an airfield in southwestern Iran. The commercial jet left Abadan, a logistical hub for the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, and headed for Syria.

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  3. Dust storm suspends flights at airport in southwestern IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Today.Az

    Dust coming from Iraq and Syria deserts disturb daily life in western and southwestern parts of Iran cancelling flights at Abadan's international airport, IRNA reported. Airport authorities in Abadan in southwestern Iran had to cancel flights on Friday due to the poor visibility caused by increased dust in the air.

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  4. Dust storm suspends flights at airport in southwestern IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Trend

    Dust coming from Iraq and Syria deserts disturb daily life in western and southwestern parts of Iran cancelling flights at Abadan's international airport, IRNA reported. Airport authorities in Abadan in southwestern Iran had to cancel flights on Friday due to the poor visibility caused by increased dust in the air.

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  5. In search of EdenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    A man walks through dried-up marshlands in southern Iraq - just one of the many disputed locations of the biblical garden of Eden. Threatened by war and Daesh, Iraq's diverse religious sects continue to practice their faiths, remaining steadfast in their claims to the location of the garden.

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  6. The Iran-Iraq war, continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | MacLeans

    September 1980, Abadan, Iran - An Iraqi soldier watches as the Iranian Abadan refinery, located near the Iraqi border, burns. The Abadan oil refinery was under constant fire from the Iraqi air force during the Iran-Iraq conflict.

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  7. Iran backs moves to stabilise oil market, raise pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Wednesday his country supported steps taken by other major producers that could stabilise the market and lead to price hikes for crude. File photo of former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad touring the Abadan oil refinery on May 24, 2011.

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  8. SyrianAir only has one operational passenger jet leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Syria's ruling Baath Party has blasted Damascus's flag carrier SyrianAir, saying that mismanagement has left the beleaguered airliner with only one operational passenger jet. "Nobody, not even the most pessimistic, expected the condition of SyrianAir to reach the condition it has, with three planes going out of service over the last few months," the party's Al-Baath newspaper said in n report published December 6. The daily warned that SyrianAir "continues to work with only one plane, which also [faces the] risk of going out of service at any time."

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  9. Concerns in the north after June 1941Read the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Panzer Abwehr

    As a theater commander in the Middle East, General Auchinleck was focused on the possibility of the Germans attacking from the north, either through Turkey or the Caucasus. He was no longer responsible for Iraq, as that had been given to the Commander in Chief in India.

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  10. Why isn't the Obama administration going after Iran's Mahan Air?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Hill

    In theory, Iran's Mahan Air is a private commercial airliner that operates dozens of daily passenger flights to domestic and international destinations . In practice, Mahan might as well rename itself IRGC Air.

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  11. This Iranian airline is one of the Assad regime's lifelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Even if Russia's military intervention in the country has the ruling Assad regime breathing easier after months of infighting, manpower shortages, and territorial losses, Syria's government is still one of the most diplomatically isolated in the world. Syrian Airlines, the country's flag carrier, is under European Union sanctions that prevent it from flying to most European destinations.

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  12. Iran boosts oil trade via UAE ahead of sanctions reliefRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2015 | Reuters

    Iran has boosted exports of fuel oil through U.S.-ally the United Arab Emirates and also almost doubled its imports of gasoline, despite Western sanctions, trading sources said. The U.S. State Department recently cabled a message to embassies around the world to reiterate that sanctions on Iran are still in place, diplomatic and government sources told Reuters on Friday.

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  13. ObamaNuke Really Is an Atomic ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | National Review Online

    "This is probably the biggest thing that President Obama will do in his second term on foreign policy," Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said of Obama's Iran nuclear deal last fall. "This is healthcare for us, just to put it in context."

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