Shiraz, Iran Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Brother of UCF PhD student stuck in Iran: "This is not the solution"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Mojtaba said he wasn't allowed to return for more than six months and flew back to the U.S. on Christmas Day - after missing the fall semester. Mahmoud wasn't cleared for a visa until last Wednesday.

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  2. Travel ban concerns some in Iowa, which relies on foreign-born doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | USA Today

    More than 3,000 of the 13,000 physicians who hold active Iowa licenses were born outside the United States, according to the Iowa Board of Medicine, which regulates the profession. Travel ban concerns some in Iowa, which relies on foreign-born doctors More than 3,000 of the 13,000 physicians who hold active Iowa licenses were born outside the United States, according to the Iowa Board of Medicine, which regulates the profession.

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  3. Behold the Shimmering Beauty of Iran's Glass MosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Neatorama

    ... ith glass and mirror tiles that shimmer and shine as you walk by. Shiny! The mosque was built as a mausoleum in Shiraz, Iran, and was later fitted with an interior designed to magnify any light passing through. -via Atlas Obscura

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  4. MOCA Cleveland director calls Trump Administration's immigration ban 'an affront to our values'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... in University Circle's Uptown, was the first North American project for Moussavi. Moussavi was born in 1965 in Shiraz, Iran, and grew up in the provincial capital of Sari. Her parents enrolled her in a boarding school in England in 1979 to shield ...

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  5. Gay Iranian refugee unable to resettle in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Washington Blade

    A gay Iranian refugee who has been in Turkey for two years is unable to resettle in the U.S. because of the executive order that President Trump signed on Jan. 27, 2017. A gay man from Iran is currently unable to resettle in the U.S. because of President Trump's executive order that suspended the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program.

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  6. AccorHotels bracing for large-scale projects in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Tehran Times

    French multinational hotel group, AccorHotels, is willing to undertake massive projects across Iran to the extent that may culminate in building 100 hotels within a decade, Accor's Middle East Managing Director Christophe Landais told ISNA in an interview released on Tuesday. Under an agreement signed in September 2015, AccorHotels pledged to found two hotels rebranded as Ibis and Novotel at the Imam Khomeini International Airport.

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    Jan 29, 2017 | Canada.com

    The PhD engineering student at Simon Fraser University had hoped to visit his brother in New York this year, but those plans have been scuttled for now after the U.S. imposed temporary travel restrictions on people from seven Muslim-majority countries, including Iran, where Shirazi is from. Shirazi, who is a permanent resident of Canada and holds only an Iranian passport, isn't sure whether he'd make it across the border.

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  8. Why Iran, but not Saudi Arabia? - TTGRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    With the signing of the executive order designed "to protect United States citizens from foreign nationals who intend to commit terrorist acts in the United States," Trump barred entry into the U.S. of aliens from a list of seven countries for the next ninety days. Notable in this list was the inclusion of Iran and the exclusion of Saudi Arabia.

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  9. Community Center That Received Threats To 'Blow Up' Refugees Isn't Backing DownRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2017 | Switched

    ... and Afghan children clean up the neighborhood as part of a week-long community-led mural painting project in Shiraz, Iran. How will Donald Trump's first 100 days impact YOU? Subscribe, choose the community that you most identify with or want to ...

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  10. Iran's Proxy Wars Are a Figment of America's ImaginationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Yahoo!

    In the post-Obama era, leading American politicians are again playing up the threat emanating from Iran. During James Mattis's confirmation hearing for secretary of defense, Sen. John McCain warned that Iran continues to "remake the region in its image from Syria, to Iraq, to Yemen."

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  11. Iran's Proxy Wars are a figament of American imaginationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    In the post-Obama era, leading American politicians are again playing up the threat emanating from Iran. During James Mattis's confirmation hearing for secretary of defense, Sen. John McCain warned that Iran continues to "remake the region in its image from Syria, to Iraq, to Yemen."

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  12. Austrian Airlines launches Vienna-Shiraz servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Air Transport World

    Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines plans to add 4X-weekly Vienna-Shiraz services from July 2. The flight will be operated with Airbus A320 aircraft and do an interim stopover in Isfahan. In addition to existing services of up to 14 weekly flights from Vienna to Teheran Imam Khomeini International Airport, the Star Alliance member is expanding its portfolio of destinations in Iran to three cities.

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  13. Iran Protest Against Broadcast Jamming Points to Heath ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Voice of America

    President Hassan Rouhani listens to head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi while attending a ceremony marking the national day of nuclear technology in Tehran, Iran, Thursday, April 7, 2016. Iran's Health Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi is at right.

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  14. Culture minister meets with top clerics in QomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Seyyed Reza Salehi-Amiri met with a number of top clerics in Qom, home to Iran's major seminary Feizieh, on Wednesday to hold discussions on cultural issues. "Some ministries only focus on finding solutions for people's mundane problems while the Culture Ministry has the task of solving people's spiritual problems, so this make the ministry's task more difficult," Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi said during his meeting with Salehi-Amiri.

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  15. Fleeing Iran With a Young DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Atlantic

    I saw that you guys are interested in hearing about naturalized citizens. My story is mildly interesting, but my mother's is amazing .

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  16. Le Figaro: From skiing to sightseeing; Iran, an original destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Tehran Times

    A year after the implementation of Iran's historic nuclear deal, the country is a widening source of charm for the French as both travelers and tour operators focus on its natural and cultural richness, Le Figaro reported on Jan. 20. "Iran offers its visitors an original destination for lovers of skiing and sunbathing, on the beaches of the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea. It also attracts those in love with culture, art and history."

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  17. In focus: Historical Vakil Mosque undergoing restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Tehran Times

    An artisan atop a scaffold restores portions of the floral tilework that embellishes the facade of the Vakil Mosque in Shiraz, southern Iran on January 16, 2017. Wide range of restoration projects are underway in vast premises of the historical mosque, which is a major tourist attraction.

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  18. After emergency landing of Eurowings flight in Kuwait, jet gets the all-clearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    The plane had just passed Shiraz at 38,000 feet when the pilot decided to change course and head for Kuwait, rather than land in Iran. Kuwaiti authorities cleared the German-bound airplane , which had an emergency landing in Kuwaiti airport, for flying again after confirming there was no bomb on board.

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  19. Passenger jet makes emergency landing after bomb threat is made over IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    Reunited at last! Teen meets her biological parents for first time since she was snatched at birth from hospital 18 years ago by woman who she grew up to love, defend and call 'mom' Healthy and devoted father, 48, dies suddenly from meningitis - as his terrified SoulCycle class of 200 are warned they too are now at risk of catching killer infection Ringling Bros.

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  20. Iran Officials Vow To Look Into Public's 'Jamming' FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Iranian authorities regularly engage in jamming activities to combat the widespread presence of illegal satellite dishes used to capture foreign broadcasts . Officials in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz have pledged to look into suggestions of a link between public health risks and the jamming of communications in the area, after residents took to the streets to complain of ailments that could stem from technology used to block foreign broadcasts.

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