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Death of Persian philosopher Sohrevardi... 05/08/1191 History
Persian philosopher Sohrevardi passed away on 5th Rajab 587 Lunar Hijri. "Shahāb ad-Dīn" Yahya ibn Habash as-Suhrawardī (Persian: شهاب‌الدین سهروردی‎...View Details»

Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar Signs Constitutional Monarchy.Decree ... 05/08/1906 History
The Persian Constitutional Revolution (Persian: مشروطیت‎ Mashrūtiyyat, or انقلاب مشروطه Enghelāb-e Mashrūteh), also known as the Constitutional Revolu...View Details»

Sheikh Khazal Dies In Custody... 05/08/1936 History
When Majlis rejected to ratify an agreement which gave exclusive oil rights to the British, Percy Loraine became ambassador to Persia. He had served i...View Details»

Assassination of Dr. Hassan Ayat, Member of Parliament... 05/08/1981 History
At 8:02 am on 5 August 1981, five days after Hafte Tir bombing, Ayat was assassinated by MKO (People's Mujahedin of Iran) in front of his house. He wa...View Details»

Iranians Shine At 2012 Olympics... 05/08/2012 History
A shiny Gold medal in 55kg for Hamid Sourian on Aug, 5, was a signal that London 2012 would be the most successful Olympic Games ever for Iranian athl...View Details»

Roger Waters defends decision to beam Star of David onto flying pig - ... 05/08/2013 News
Former Pink Floyd star Roger Waters has defended his decision to beam a Star of David symbol onto a flying inflatable pig at a recent concert, insisti...View Details»

‘1984 Day’: Restore the Fourth movement kickstarts nationwide anti-sur... 05/08/2013 News
A grassroots movement of Fourth Amendment activists is rallying across at least 20 US cities to protest illegal surveillance techniques by the America...View Details»

Welcome to Russia, Mr. Edward Snowden — RT Op-Edge... 05/08/2013 News
As former NSA contractor Edward Snowden finally sets his foot on Russian soil after weeks stuck in an airport terminal, RT\'s Irina Galushko, adept at...View Details»

Terror alert ‘reflects failure of US policy, shows Al-Qaeda power’ — R... 05/08/2013 News
The US State Department’s travel alert and closure of more than 20 US embassies in Muslim countries are the result of a failure of US policy in the Ar...View Details»

Fake Washington Terror Threat | Global Research... 05/08/2013 News
By Stephen Lendman They’re in various forms. They repeat with disturbing regularity. America’s war on terror targets Islam. At issue is duplicitous sc...View Details»