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First Iranian Parliament Is Born... 17/08/1906 History
By a decree from Mozaffaroddin Shah Qajar, an interim parliament is convened in Tehran to prepare the regulations of parliament elections, hence the f...View Details»

Iran 1953: US Envoy to Baghdad Suggested to Fleeing Shah He Not Acknow... 17/08/1953 History
*** U.S. Ambassador to Tehran Loy W. Henderson (1951-1954). (Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress) Iran 1953: US Envoy to Baghdad Suggested to Fl...View Details»

Saudi king backs Egypt\'s military - Middle East - Al Jazeera English... 17/08/2013 News
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia has called on Arabs to stand together against \"attempts to destabilise\" Egypt. \"The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, its peo...View Details»

Here are the top 10 American corporations profiting from Egypt\'s mili... 17/08/2013 News
The irony is thick: Obama calls on Egypt’s interim government to stop its bloody crackdown on protesters, but continues to give it $1.3 billion a year...View Details»

The Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity : Egypt\'s Junta Has N... 17/08/2013 News
The appointment of Robert Ford as the new American ambassador to Egypt was indeed an ominous sign that the Obama administration expected civil war con...View Details»

Iran prepared to export gas to Ukraine, Moldova | Middle East | World ... 17/08/2013 News
Iran, which sits on the world\'s second largest natural gas reserves after Russia, has been trying to enhance its gas production by increasing foreign...View Details»

PKK Official: Turkish FM Meeting Terrorist Groups to Suppress Syrian K... 17/08/2013 News
TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior member of Kurdistan Workers\' Party (PKK) warned that Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has held a series of meetings wi...View Details»

Iranian Researchers\' Magic Nanocompound Increases Ability of Bone-Mak... 17/08/2013 News
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers from Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch, succeeded in improving the ability to reproduce and to direct the bon...View Details»

Why an Iraqi Single Mom Is Suing George W. Bush for War Crimes | Commo... 17/08/2013 News
George W. Bush keeps a low profile these days, making the rounds on the public speaking circuit, engaging in a bit of philanthropy here and there, occ...View Details»

Rouhani warns of any foreign policy mistakes... 17/08/2013 News
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has warned against the grave consequences of any mistakes in the country’s foreign policy, holding officials accounta...View Details»