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April, 18, 331 A.D.:
Expulsion Of Invading Arabs To Kerman

After squelching the uprising by Arabs who had migrated from Arabia to Bahrain, Shapour 2 ordered their expulsion to the area near Kerman. It's been reported that their shoulders had been punctured to let a rope get through as a punishment and that may be the reason Shapour was called Zolaktaf meani... Read Full Article:

April, 18, 1983 A.D.:
United States embassy bombing in Beirut

The April 18, 1983 United States embassy bombing was a suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon, that killed 32 Lebanese, 17 Americans, and 14 visitors and passers-by. The victims were mostly embassy and CIA staff members, but also included several U.S. soldiers and one U.S. Marine Security Guard. It was ... Read Full Article:

April, 18, 1992 A.D.:
Iran Recognizes Croatia

(Wikipedia) - Croatia and Iran established diplomatic relations on April 18, 1992 when Iran became the 7th country to recognize the newly-independent Croatia. Croatia has an embassy in Tehran and Iran maintains an embassy and a cultural centre in Zagreb. Iranian vice-president Hassan Habibi visit... Read Full Article:

April, 18, 2014 A.D.:
Iran Gets an Unlikely Visitor, an American Plane, but No One Seems to Know Why

By MICHAEL CORKERY, JESSICA SILVER-GREENBERG and THOMAS ERDBRINKAPRIL 17, 2014 President Obama has warned that Iran is not open for business, even as the United States has loosened some of its punishing economic sanctions as part of an interim nuclear pact. Yet, on Tuesday morning, Iran had an unl... Read Full Article:

April, 18, 2016 A.D.:
First Air France flight in 8 years lands in Iran

Tehran (AFP) - The first Air France flight between Paris and Tehran for eight years landed in the Islamic republic's capital on Sunday, bearing a government minister and a business delegation. *** Passengers leave an Air France airliner after landing at the Imam Khomeini international airport in Te... Read Full Article:

April, 18, 2017 A.D.:
Russia lifts visas for tourists from Iran, 17 others

Russia says it has lifted visa restrictions for tourists and businessmen from Iran as well as 17 other countries for trips to the country’s Far East. *** Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says tourists and businessmen from 18 countries – including Iran – can visit the country’s Far... Read Full Article:

Periods of the Iranian/Persian History by Dynasties