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When the Red Flag Flew Over Iran... 10/11/2020 History
By Peyman Jafari In 1920, a Soviet Socialist Republic was established in Iran’s Gilan province. A century later, the short-lived state stands as a...View Details»

Saudi Arabia Is a Burden, Not a Friend to the U.S. - 06/01/2016 Politics
Ali Al-Ahmed is an expert on Saudi and Gulf political affairs at the Institute for Gulf Affairs in Washington. The U.S.-Saudi relationship defies a si...View Details»

Hitler Tried To Assassinate Allied Leaders In Tehran... 04/12/2015 History
By Brendan Byrne on December 3, 2015 3:10 pm In his new book, historian Bill Yenne explains the assassination plot in which Adolf Hitler planned to k...View Details»

The Amazing Story Of Voytek The Soldier Bear From Iran ... 21/02/2015 Nature
Wojtek (1942–1963; Polish pronunciation: ) usually spelled Voytek in English, was a Syrian brown bear cub found in Iran and adopted by soldiers of the...View Details»

AK-47 rifle inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov dies at 94| Reuters... 23/12/2013 Military
(Reuters) - Mikhail Kalashnikov, the Russian designer of the AK-47 assault rifle which has killed more people than any other firearm in the world, die...View Details»

Post-Soviet Tajikistan offers Persian pop, wrestling... 17/11/2013 Fun
Photo: The main boulevard, Rudaki Avenue, was named after Rudaki, the 10th century "father of Persian poetry." ByBrad Gooch "I like this atmosphere,...View Details»

Three Good Reasons To Liquidate Our Empire (And Ten Steps to Take to D... 23/08/2013 News
By Chalmers Johnson, August 22, 2013. Originally published in TomDispatch. This commentary was originally published by TomDispatch in 2009. In light ...View Details»

Negareh: Jolfa Nakhjevan Bridge.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
A border post over the Jolfa-Nakhjevan Bridge over the Aras River that connects two sides of Azerbaijan by railway built during Reza Shah's reign. It ...View Details»

Negareh: USSR Stalin Letter 1946.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
A 1946 goodbye leaflet from the military command of the Soviet Union officially ends the occupation of parts of Iran by the Red Army. It started with ...View Details»

Iran-USSR Diplomatic Tensions... 31/01/1948 History
On Jan, 31, 1948 Iran took her share of the Cold War between the two blocks. The U.S.S.R. submitted a note protesting American military presence in Ir...View Details»