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Chengiz Khan Dies In Kansu... 18/08/1227 History
Chengiz Khan was born in 1162 in Mongolia. The founder of Mongol empire is infamous for his brutality for slaughtering entire population of resisting ...View Details»

Massacre Of Shiites In Shamakhi... 18/08/1721 History
A rebel chieftain who was held captive in the citadel of Darband was released after the Afghan attack, hoping that the people of Daghestan would come ...View Details»

8 Month Old Abbas Becomes King... 18/08/1732 History
While Nader was on a mission to Herat, Shah Tahmasp dared attack Erivan. Without success, on his way back, he was intercepted by an Ottoman army who i...View Details»

Trans-Iranian Railway Completed... 18/08/1938 History
Trans-Iranian railway had always been a dream for all Iranians. Despite many attempts, the only finished project was an eight km railroad that connect...View Details»

Record-setting sale of rug inspires imagination - - Aug.... 18/08/2013 News
NEW YORK – The stunned crowd at Sotheby’s burst into a rare round of applause when a museum-quality Persian carpet sold for a record-setting $33.76 m...View Details»

Persian Rapper Erfan Goes Electro on \"Bayad\" | PopMatters... 18/08/2013 News
Persian rapper Erfan has built a career on controversy. Having explored topics deemed taboo in his native Iran (where his music is illegal), he has of...View Details»

Obama and the Egyptian Massacre | Global Research... 18/08/2013 News
By Johannes Stern Wednesday’s massacre of hundreds of unarmed protesters by the US-backed Egyptian military junta shatters Washington’s hypocritical c...View Details»

Stop the Bloody Whale Slaughter on the Faroe Islands... 18/08/2013 News
On a group of islands just north of Europe, the traditional bloody whale and dolphin slaughter takes place every year. The Faroe Islands are a part of...View Details»

CIA Confirms Role in 1953 Iran Coup... 18/08/2013 News
Washington, D.C., August 19, 2013 – Marking the sixtieth anniversary of the overthrow of Iranian Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddeq, the National Securi...View Details»

Germany recognizes Bitcoin as ‘private money’ — RT News... 18/08/2013 News
Bitcoin has been recognized for legal and tax purposes in Germany, making it the first country to take an official stance on the status of using the o...View Details»