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  1. Traces of Elamite urban life detected in northcentral IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tehran Times

    Vestiges of urban life attributed to Elamite-era have been found at Tappeh Sofalin, a prehistoric archaeological site located near Pishva, Tehran province, Mehr reported on Monday. "For many years, we have been searching for such architectural evidence that proves Tappeh Sofalin was not solely a marketplace or bazaar but a dwelling place as well," Mehr quoted Morteza Hessari who leads a team of Iranian and German archaeologists at the site.

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  2. Iran loses Iraqi market to rivals: officialRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    A reason for the decline of the share has to be sought in the low quality and high prices of Iranian products, said Mostafa Mousavi, a member of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture. Iran's rivals in the Iraqi market, mainly China, Turkey and Syria, pay subsidies to exporters, which have effectively diminished the competitiveness of Iranian exporters, he noted.

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  3. Environment matters: Couple tie the knot, pledge to plant thousand-plus treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Tehran Times

    In a symbolic gesture to safeguard the environment a young bride from the western province of Ilam made the groom to pledge to plant 1372 trees as her "mahr" - a mandatory payment paid or promised to pay by the groom under Islamic law. A mahr is typically specified in the marriage contract.

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  4. Gahar Lake convenes environment loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Environment lovers and environmentalists from around Iran, gathered together on Wednesday at Gahar Lake, a freshwater lake located on the slopes of Oshtorankuh Mountain, western Lorestan province. The Baloutban Society, an NGO in Lorestan province, has coordinated the three-day event to promote the key role of environmental NGOs in achieving sustainable development goals.

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  5. Winners of 10th Regional Music Festival honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Winners of the 10th Regional Music Festival were honored at the closing ceremony held at the Fat'habad Garden in the southern Iranian city of Kerman on Friday. The ceremony was attended by a large number of musicians and cultural officials, including Deputy Culture Minister for Artistic Affairs Ali Moradkhani.

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  6. Reza Shah and the Lurs: the Impact of the Modern State on LuristanRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | IntelliBriefs

    SEKANDAR AMANOLAHI Introduction This paper deals with the consequences of the modern state on the Lurs of Luristan during the rule of Reza Shah , the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty . The Lurs , including those of Luristan, Bakhtiyari, Kuh Giluyeh, Mamasani and many other smaller sections, are one of the several Iranian groups collectively comprising the majority of the population of modem Iran.

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  7. Ilam, the land of fascinating cliffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Ilam province, western Iran, covers an area of 19,086 square kilometers and include Ilam, Mehran, Dehloran, Darreh Shahr, Sarable, Eyvan, Abdanan and Arkwaz cities. It shares its borders with three provinces of Khuzestan in the south, Lorestan in the east, and Kermanshah in the north.

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  8. Assad allies say U.S. attack on Syria air base crosses 'red lines'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Yahoo!

    A joint command center made up of the forces of Russia, Iran and militias supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said the U.S. strike on a Syrian air base on Friday crossed "red lines" and it would respond to any new aggression and increase its support for its ally. The United States fired dozens of cruise missiles at a Syrian air base on Friday from which it said a deadly chemical weapons attack had been launched earlier in the week, escalating the U.S. role in Syria and drawing criticism from Assad's allies including Russia and Iran.

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  9. Russia notifies US of suspending communication hotline with PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson also had planned to visit Russian Federation this coming week, but decided Saturday to cancel the trip because of the fast moving events in Syria. "I think the real failure here has been Russia's failure to live up to its commitments under the chemical weapons agreements that were entered into in 2013", Tillerson said on ABC's "This Week".

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  10. 'Make America regret it': Enemies' warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has urged ally Syria to make the US regret its attack on its military bases. Photo/AP The President of Iran has urged Syria to make Americans regret a missile attack on them, as Syrian allies have renewed their support for Bashar al-Assad.

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  11. Russia 'knew about gas attack in advance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani condemns U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base and says the Syrian regime, Iran's main regional ally, needs to reform. Emily Wither reports.

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  12. US Allies Support Airstrikes on Syrian Military TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev denounced the USA for attacking "the legitimate government of Syria" and for allegedly breaking worldwide law without the approval of the UN. Much of the worldwide community rallied behind Trump's decision to fire the cruise missiles in reaction to this week's chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of men, women and children in Syria .

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  13. 'Make America regret its attack'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani condemns U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base and says the Syrian regime, Iran's main regional ally, needs to reform. Emily Wither reports.

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  14. Wall Street Deflates in Final Minutes After Choppy Start to WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    Stocks retreated from highs in the final minutes of trading Monday as another rally in crude oil failed to inspire big gains on Wall Street. The S&P 500 was flat, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.07%, and the Nasdaq gained 0.05%.

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  15. US, Russia exchange words over SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    The United States and Russia have exchanged words over the six-year-old Syrian war, with relations between the two states suffering a downturn before the foreign ministers of the two world powers meet tomorrow. U.S. President Donald Trump ordered a missile strike on a Syrian military base last week in retaliation for what Washington and its allies say was a poison gas attack in which scores of civilians were killed.

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  16. Trump's Line on SyriaRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The statement, released by the Ilam al Harbi outlet, apparently mocked former President Obama's warning to Assad in 2012 not to cross a "red line" with his use of chemical weapons or face a military response. After the United States launched cruise missile strikes on a Syrian air base alleged to have launched a deadly poison gas attack on Syrian civilians, Trump administration officials said they were prepared to take further actions if necessary.

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  17. 'From now on we will respond with force': Assad allies say U.S....Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | Canada.com

    In this Oct. 20, 2015 file photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, shakes hand with Syrian President Bashar Assad as Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, right, looks on, at the Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia. An image captured on April 7 of the northwest side of the Shayrat air base in Syria, following U.S. Tomahawk Land Attack Missile strikes on Friday, April 7, 2017 AMMAN - A joint command center made up of the forces of Russia, Iran and militias supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday said the U.S. strike on a Syrian air base on Friday crossed "red lines" and it would respond to any new aggression and increase its support for its ally.

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  18. S&P 500 Inches Higher as Worries Over Syria RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    The S&P 500 was up 0.09% on Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.09%, and the Nasdaq climbed 0.12%. Wall Street has been on edge since Friday as escalating warfare in Syria triggered U.S. intervention.

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  19. Syria war: G7 seeks united front on Assad and RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    The search for a unified approach to the Syria conflict after last week's suspected chemical attack looks set to dominate talks between the G7 group of leading nations in Italy on Monday. He said it had failed to prevent Syria from carrying out a chemical attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun last Wednesday which left 89 people dead.

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  20. Stock Futures Move Slightly Higher as Geopolitical Tensions RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    Stock futures moved slightly higher, though just barely as geopolitical tensions over Syria and North Korea kept gains in check. S&P 500 futures were up 0.1% on Monday, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures added 0.06%, and Nasdaq futures were up 0.09%.

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