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  1. The Netherlands Bicycle Partnership to promote cycling in Iranian citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Tehran Times

    The Netherlands Bicycle Partnership is planning on encouraging cycling in the capital of Iran, the group leader in Iran Mehdi Hassanzadeh has said. NBP initiated in 2015.

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  2. Iran in talks with Serbia on visa issuanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Trend

    Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman said the country is in talks with the Serbian officials on Iranians' travel to Serbia, IRNA reports. The two countries have held talks on the issue and tomorrow is the last day of visa free travel to Serbia for the Iranians, Bahram Qasemi noted in a weekly press briefing.

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  3. Luxury rail travelers on excursion across IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Tehran Times

    Tens of international travelers, boarding a Golden Eagle Luxury Train, have commenced their exploration of many of Iranian remarkable sites and scenic landscapes. The private train, which arrived in southern Fars province early on Sunday, is giving ride to 66 passengers from the U.S., Germany, Australia, Russia, Malaysia, Italy and Singapore, IRNA reported.

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  4. Iran state TV: Security stepped up around embassy in AnkaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Iranian state TV says Turkish authorities are stepping up security around the Iranian Embassy in Ankara after unconfirmed reports of a suicide bomb threat to the diplomatic mission. Several police vehicles, plain-clothed policemen and special forces officers were seen deployed on Ankara's Tehran Street, where the embassy is located, and in the vicinity of the mission.

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  5. Iranian startup waves magic wand to run errandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Tehran Times

    Some days you feel that you need more than 24 hours to handle paperwork, run errands and carry out chores! Or imagine you should process a paperwork in another city, when you don't have time to travel or it is hard for you to sojourn in a city you have never been before. These days you may look for someone to follow your works.

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  6. Serbia Ends Visa-Free Travel For Iranians, Citing 'Abuses' By SomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Weekday Magazine

    Serbia has scrapped visa-free entry for Iranians little more than year after it was introduced out of concern that some Iranians were using the system as an avenue to permanently relocate to Europe. The Serbian government's move to abolish Iran's visa-free status on October 11 came amid claims that it was being "abused" by Iranian migrants seeking to illegally enter the European Union once they got to Serbia.

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  7. Serbia abolishes visa-free travel with Iran over EU pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The Washington Post

    Serbia has abolished vise-free travel with Iran apparently in response to European Union pressure after the system was abused by migrants trying to reach the bloc. More than 15,000 Iranians have visited Serbia since visas were abolished last August.

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  8. Technology and Innovation Seen As a Big Boost to Cultural TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Travel Industry Wire

    Seeking to advance use of innovation and cutting-edge technologies into cultural tourism practices, destinations and products, the International Seminar on Harnessing Cultural Tourism through Innovation and Technology will be held in Hamedan, Iran alongside the 40th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session . Seeking to advance use of innovation and cutting-edge technologies into cultural tourism practices, destinations and products, the International Seminar on Harnessing Cultural Tourism through Innovation and Technology will be held in Hamedan, Iran alongside the 40th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session .

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  9. Canadian errors helped prompt Saudi row, says expelled Canada envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    OTTAWA: Canada made mistakes in its dealings with Saudi Arabia which helped spark a diplomatic dispute, the former Canadian ambassador to Riyadh said in frank remarks on Wednesday. In August, Saudi Arabia froze new trade with Canada, expelled envoy Dennis Horak and ordered all Saudi students home after the embassy issued an Arabic language tweet urging the immediate release of women's rights activists.

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  10. Tourism chief cuts ribbon on traditional guesthouses in KashanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | Tehran Times

    Iran's tourism chief Ali-Asghar Mounesan inaugurated three traditional guesthouses during his visit to the central city of Kashan on Thursday. The three have been repurposed from somewhat abandoned historical structures, after being restored by the private sector under the auspices of the Revitalization and Utilization Fund for Historical Places, CHTN reported.

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  11. Prominent Iranian-French spinal surgeon Mazda passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | Tehran Times

    The world-renowned Iranian-French pediatric spinal surgeon professor Keyvan Mazda, who was a philanthropic and famous for performing successful complicated surgeries, passed away on Wednesday. He was 69. He performed many free of charge surgeries on underprivileged children.

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  12. Can Iraq's new leaders deliver stability after months of deadlock?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Reuters

    The election of a respected Kurdish politician as Iraq's new president and his designation of a compromise figure as premier gives the country a fighting chance of achieving stability after years of sectarian bloodshed, war and economic turmoil. President Barham Salih, 58, who was elected by parliament, is respected by both the United States and Iran, arch-rivals whose competition for influence in Iraq has fueled factionalism in a country already dogged by deep sectarian rifts.

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  13. Can Iraq's new leaders deliver stability after months of deadlock?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The election of a respected Kurdish politician as Iraq's new president and his designation of a compromise figure as premier gives the country a fighting chance of achieving stability after years of sectarian bloodshed, war and economic turmoil. Barham Salih, Iraq's newly elected President stands during a handover ceremony at Salam Palace in Baghdad, Iraq October 3, 2018.

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  14. The U.S. states on termination of Treaty of Amity with IranRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 3 | UAport

    According to Mike Pompeo, the termination of the treaty should have happened in 1979, when 60 members of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran were captured 22:05, 3 October 2018 Open source The United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated on the termination of the American-Iran Treaty of Amity, economic relations and consular rights, concluded in 1955.

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  15. Israel seen behind WhatsApp warning to Beirut residents about Hezbollah facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Times of Israel

    Message sent to thousands in Lebanese capital tells them to take precautionary measures because of terror group's site near their homes The alleged site in Beirut of a Hezbollah missile site, as reported by Israel's Channel 10 news on October 3, 2018 Thousands of residents in Beirut's southern suburbs received WhatsApp messages overnight Tuesday-Wednesday, believed to have been sent by Israel, warning them that their homes are in close proximity to a Hezbollah weapons facility, Israel's Channel 10 news reported on Wednesday night. The alleged site is not one of the three alleged Hezbollah weapons factories exposed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in his speech to the UN last week, the TV report said.

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  16. John Bolton. Photo: Abaca Press via TNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | South China Morning Post

    The Hague-based court ordered the United States to ensure that sanctions against Iran, due to be tightened next month, do not affect humanitarian aid or civil aviation safety US National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday the administration was reviewing all international agreements that could expose it to binding decisions by the International Court of Justice saying it was politicised and ineffective. His announcements came hours after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States was terminating a treaty of amity with Tehran.

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  17. ECO member states due in Iran SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Trend

    Senior officials from member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization, ECO, are scheduled to convene in Tehran on October 6, an official with Iran Veterinary Organization said. "ECO member states will travel to Iran On Saturday to discuss various bilateral ties, including veterinary-related issues and diseases," Bahman Abedi Kiasari said, Fars news agency reported on October 3. The summit will convey a clear message to the world at a time that Washington is seeking Tehran's isolation, he added.

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  18. The life, times and foreign policies of Jimmy CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Washington Times

    Those elected to high office are stars, but the success of their shows often depends on supporting actors: Their advisers. For nearly 50 years, Stuart E. Eizenstat has been a wise adviser to Democratic leaders.

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  19. Tabriz hosting intl. conference on safeguarding cultural heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Tehran Times

    Iran's city of Tabriz is playing host to an annual CIAV international conference from October 1 to 3. Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization is holding the event in association with the ICOMOS , CHTN reported. "Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development" has been selected as the theme for the conference, which will be followed by excursion tours on October 4 and 5. The ICOMOS is a professional association that works for the conservation and protection of cultural heritage places around the world.

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  20. Cultural ambassadors of 56 countries due in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Trend

    The western Iranian city of Hamedan will host 150 cultural elites and ambassadors from 56 countries in early October, A RNA reports. Hamedan, Capital of Asian Tourism in 2018, is to showcase the province's tourist attractions and luminaries in an exhibition at Avicenna's tomb, said Ali Dashtaki, the event's organizing committee secretary.

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