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  1. Iranian political activist shot dead in NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Channelnewsasia.com

    AMSTERDAM: A political activist who founded an Arab nationalist group seeking an independent state inside Iran was shot dead in the Netherlands, police said on Thursday. Iranian Ahmad Mola Nissi, 52, established the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahwaz , which seeks a separate state in the country's oil-rich southwestern Khuzestan province.

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  2. Iranian political activist shot dead in NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Egypt Today

    Iranian Ahmad Mola Nissi, 52, established the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahwaz , which seeks a separate state in the country's oil-rich southwestern Khuzestan province. A Dutch police statement said a suspect was detained at the scene of the shooting on Wednesday night in The Hague after trying to flee.

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  3. Rock slide in Iran destroys homes, kills twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | Tehran Times

    A rock slide in suburb of the southwestern city of Ahvaz destroyed two homes Sunday morning, killing two children of four and five years old. The slide happened at 6:45 a.m. and it completely buried two houses with dirt and several large boulders and wrecked another one.

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  4. Tucson SalvageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Tucson Weekly

    Finely manicured fingers rotate like a miniature flesh-and-bone loom, looping and sliding yarn through a tattered selvage. Sinatra croons atop strings on an unseen stereo, and it's only just past 10 a.m. After some minutes, the rug weaver pauses.

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  5. Iranians say farewell to fallen fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Tehran Times

    A mass funeral was held in Ahvaz on Thursday for 119 Iranian martyrs whose remains were recently unearthed. Senior officials and commanders attended the funeral of the fallen soldiers, who had been killed while defending their country during the imposed war of Iraq against Iran in the 1980s.

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  6. Naft F100 at Aghajari on Oct 6th 2017, main wheel locked up during landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | AVHerald

    A Iranian Naft Airlines Fokker 100, registration EP-AWZ performing flight NV-2520 from Tehran Mehrabad to Aghajari , landed on Aghajari's runway 13 at about 08:12L when the inboard left hand main wheel's brakes assembly failed locking the wheel up, the tyre blew and separated from the rim. The aircraft came to a safe stop on the runway.

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  7. Small Scale Energy Harvesters Show Large Scale ImpactRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | ECNmag

    The production of nano-scale devices has drastically increased with the rise in technological applications, yet a major drawback to the functionality of nano-sized systems is the need for an equally small energy resource. To address this need, Hamid Foruzande, Ali Hajnayeb and Amin Yaghootian from the Shahid Charmran University of Ahvaz in Iran have been modeling new piezoelectric energy harvester technology at the nano-scale level.

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  8. Iran's Kurds are growing restless, tooRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Economist

    THE Kurds of Iran are calling for independence just as lustily as their cousins in Iraq, perhaps even more so. While the mood in the streets of Iraq's Kurdish cities was generally subdued and nervous after their referendum on independence on September 25th, wilder celebrations erupted across the border in Iranian Kurdistan.

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  9. How British colonialism ruined a perfect cup of teaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Recently my colleague Ilan Pappe and I were in Mexico City attending a conference on Palestine. In the course of the memorable few days we spent together catching up with the latest atrocities around the globe , perhaps the most memorable phrase I remember is when Ilan cited our mutual friend the eminent Indian Marxist Aijaz Ahmed who had once told him "our singular historical failure as a nation was after 200 years of British colonialism we failed to teach them how to cook!" Soon after that memorable phrase I came across a typically blase BBC report headlined "The true story behind England's tea obsession", celebrating British and other European aristocracies, this time about the culinary calamity the British call "tea".

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  10. Iran is bulldozing the mass grave from the mullahs' 1988 massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | American Thinker

    Since its foundation, by Ayatollah Rouhollah Khomeini, the regime of Iran has succeeded in maintaining its absolute power through the massive use of torture and executions of its citizens. They are now trying to cover up their crimes.

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  11. Fire at oil pipeline in southwest IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector CONTACT US E-MAIL: [email protected] PHONES: + 994 12 437 18 46 Azad Abdulrahimzade: +994 50 669-48-84 Aybeniz Askerova: +994 50 677-42-28 Fire broke out in an oil pipeline in this southwestern provincial city, Khuzestan Province, on Friday evening due to breaking of part of the pipeline, IRNA reported. According to a provincial fire station official, the fire started at 20:33 hours local time near Quds garrison located in Sheyhoun road in Dezful's suburbs.

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  12. Iran Urged To Stop Destruction Of Mass Grave Of 1988 Prison-Massacre VictimsRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Amnesty says construction began earlier this year near the site where dozens of prisoners killed during a wave of mass extrajudicial executions in August and September 1988 are buried. Amnesty International has launched a campaign to urge Iranian authorities to "stop the imminent destruction" of a mass grave in the southern city of Ahvaz, the capital of the oil-rich Khuzestan Province.

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  13. San Francisco smashes all-time record high temperature, hits 106 degrees26 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Philly.com

    When you think of San Francisco, you think of clammy, foggy weather stuck forever in the 50s and 60s. But on Friday, the City By the Bay soared to an astonishing 106 degrees, its hottest temperature in recorded history.

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  14. Darreh Khazineh a tourist hub in western IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Tehran Times

    People cross an elevated suspension bridge that spans Darreh Khazineh, a steep canyon in western Iranian Lorestan province, August 26, 2017. The 112-meter-long bridge is said to be the most elevated one in the Middle East, with an altitude of more than 85 meters over Seymareh River.

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  15. Emirati filmmaker unsettles traditions, exposes hidden livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this still image from the Emirati film "Only Men Go To The Grave", actress Salimeh Yaquob, who plays Arfeh, stands over Horrieh Al-Kaabi, who plays Fahmeh.

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  16. Emirates Daring FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    In this film poster for his debut feature film, "Only Men Go To The Grave", Emirati filmmaker Abdalla Al Kaabi reveals traditional Arab characters grappling with issues of homosexual love, gender identity, sectarianism and women's rights. The movie was filmed in Ahvaz, the southern Iranian city known for its ethnic diversity.

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  17. Opinion: No war needed for Iran regime changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Iran Liberty

    The objective of Ruhollah Khomeini, founder of the religious dictatorship under the pretext of the Islamic Republic of Iran, in establishing the Revolutionary Guards on May 5th, 1979, was to form a military force completely loyal to the mullahs' Velayat-e faqih system. This is exactly why the IRGC is this regime's Achilles Heel and weak point.

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  18. Hundreds suffer symptoms in Iran chlorine leakRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  19. Poisonous Gas Leakage in Southwestern Iran Injures More Than 360 PeopleRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Gas poisons over 360 in Iran - Dezful, Aug 13, IRNA - Chlorine gas leakage in a reservoir in the southwestern Ia https://t.co/rrU2o2hHxn a High concentration of chlorine gas is dangerous to a human, may lead to the destruction of living tissue and death.

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  20. Chlorine gas poisons over 360 in southwestern IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector At least 362 individuals have been poisoned in southwestern province of Khuzestan due to a gas leak at a chlorine gas reservoir in Dezful city, IRNA news agency reported. According to the report, a group of poisoned citizens have been discharged from the hospital.

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