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Iran To Import Wheat From The U.S.... 05/12/1960 History
Iran started importing wheat from the U.S. The agreement had been made in November same year but because the treasury was almost empty a loan applicat...View Details»

Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Created ... 12/09/1960 History
OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) is an international organization and economic cartel whose mission is to coordinate the polic...View Details»

Nasser Fails to Induce Other Arab Countries to Act Against Iran | Jewi... 01/08/1960 History
August 1, 1960 LONDON (Jul. 31) Efforts on the part of President Nasser of the United Arab Republic to induce governments of other Arab states to brea...View Details»

Iran Gets First Fighter Jetplanes... 13/04/1960 History
Shortly after the Iraqi monarchy was overthrown in a military coup on July 14, 1958, the new government under General Abd al-Karim Qasim withdrew from...View Details»

Ahvaz Sugar Factory Inaugurated... 06/03/1960 History
Iranians decided to built a sugar processing factory in Ahvaz in late 1930s which was opposed by the British government. Although initial studies had ...View Details»