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November, 17, 487 A.D.:
King Balash Dethroned


Although general Zarmehr had defeated the fWhite Huns, Balash (Vologases) was cleared off his rights as king and blinded due to his weak position against White Huns. During a secret assembly among the Sassanid nobles and leaders. Ghobad (Kavadh) son of Pirouz was declared king. He then gathered an a... Read Full Article:


November, 17, 1963 A.D.:
Soviet Leader In Tehran


For years Soviet transmitters beamed a propaganda barrage against neighboring Iran, including appeals for insurrection against Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi. Then Moscow's line became more seductive than destructive. Soviet Chief of State, Leonid L. Brezhnev on a state visit arrived in Tehran on Nov, 1... Read Full Article:


November, 17, 2008 A.D.:
Israel Spy Hanged


Iran hangs an Israeli spy signaling a serious intelligence war. Ali Ashtari, who was arrested in February 2007 for cooperation with Israeli intelligence services; Mossad for three years, was sentenced to death in June and was hanged in Tehran on November 17. He was a 45 year old telecom salesman acc... Read Full Article:


November, 17, 2014 A.D.:
Excavations uncover ancient gate in Persepolis


Excavations uncover ancient gate in Persepolis SHIRAZ, Nov. 17 (MNA) – The head of Iranian excavation group has said excavations have uncovered a great ancient gate in Persepolis in Tale-Ajori. Alireza Askari Chavardi told Mehr News local correspondent that the archeologists had been working to de... Read Full Article:


November, 17, 2014 A.D.:
Islamic-era copper coins discovered in Shahrekord


Islamic-era copper coins discovered in Shahrekord TEHRAN, Nov. 17 (MNA) – Islamic-era copper coins have been discovered in west-central Iran province of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari. The discovery of the coins indicate using the coins had been prevalent still in periods as early as Seljukid and Ilkha... Read Full Article:


November, 17, 2015 A.D.:
Innovative method seeks to save Persepolis of its lichens


News ID: 2968903 - Tue 17 November 2015 - 09:20 Technology SHIRAZ, Nov. 17 (MNA) – Research has come up with innovative method to save Persepolis from its lichens without harming the monument itself. Since many years ago, growth of lichens had been seen as a threat to the global heritage of Perse... Read Full Article:

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