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December, 3, 359 A.D.:
Shapour 2. Gives A Last Ultimatum To Romans


After seizing Amida, Shapour 2 sent a warning letter to the Roman Constantinus to retreat from Iranian territories immediately so that situation would turn to normal. Romans were piling up and disturbing tax collection.The letter was received on Dec, 3rd. The Roman emperor was trying to gain time an... Read Full Article:


December, 3, 1979 A.D.:
Islamic Republic Constitution Approved


On June 18, 1979, the Freedom Movement released its draft constitution for the Islamic Republic that it had been working on since Imam Khomeini was in exile. Aside from substituting a president for the king, the draft constitution did not differ markedly from the 1906 constitution. Approved by Khome... Read Full Article:


December, 3, 2003 A.D.:
Capture of Saddam Hussein / Operation Red Dawn


Operation Red Dawn was an American military operation conducted on 13 December 2003 in the town of ad-Dawr, Iraq, near Tikrit, that led to the capture of Iraqi president Saddam Hussein. The operation was named after the 1984 film Red Dawn. The mission was assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team of t... Read Full Article:


December, 3, 2014 A.D.:
Shell 'art' made 300,000 years before humans evolved - life


03 December 2014 by Catherine Brahic A shell etched by Homo erectus is by far the oldest engraving ever found, challenging what we know about the origin of art and complex human thought THE artist – if she or he can be called that – was right-handed and used a shark's tooth. They had a remarkabl... Read Full Article:


December, 3, 2015 A.D.:
Historical Photos of Persia Through the Eyes of a Shah - The New York Times


By HOLLAND COTTERDEC. 2, 2015 In 1844, the 13-year-old heir apparent to the Qajar dynasty throne in Persia had his first portrait photograph taken by a traveling European, and a lifelong shutterbug was born. A few years later, when the prince inherited the crown as Naser al-Din Shah Qajar, he not o... Read Full Article:


December, 3, 2016 A.D.:
Iranian cultural exhibits on display at Heritage Museum


By Asma Kundi ISLAMABAD: A redesigned and improved Iranian Cultural Link Passage in the Heritage Museum of Lok Virsa opened its door to public on Friday. Rearranged in collaboration with the Cultural Consulate of the Iranian embassy, the passage mirrors the classical and modern arts, crafts and ot... Read Full Article:

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