Turkey: A Criminal State, a NATO State | Global Research - Centre for ... 26/12/2015 Military
By Eric Draitser Global Research, December 25, 2015 New Eastern Outlook It is now openly discussed even in mainstream media the fact that Turkey has ...View Details»

Persian Rugs Orient One Expert to Life on the Road - WSJ... 18/11/2015 Culture
Persian Rugs Orient One Expert to Life on the Road A seller of antique carpets details how he packs when making house calls *** Mr. Winitz observes e...View Details»

Iran, Ancient country, First civilization... 04/11/2015 History
Iran, Ancient country, First civilization The written history of Iran begins with the early Achaemenids, some 2,500 years ago, but since then till the...View Details»

The Ottoman Garden of Eight Paradises: Idris Bitlisi's Persian History... 06/11/2013 History
The Ottoman Garden of Eight Paradises: Idris Bitlisi's Persian History Eurasian Empires Seminar Series Lecture by Ali Anooshahr, UC Davis Wednesda...View Details»

Negareh: Marv Aerial Turkestan.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
An Aerial view from the ancient city of Marv in today's Turkmenistan. Marv is mentioned in ancient Persian texts as Mouru and in cuneiform inscription...View Details»

Iranian Chinook Helicopter Shot Down in USSR... 21/06/1978 History
The 1978 Iranian Chinook shootdown was an incident on 21 June 1978, when four Boeing CH-47 Chinook of the Imperial Iranian Air Force strayed into Sovi...View Details»

Soviets Name Greater Khorasan as Turkestan... 11/04/1921 History
After the coup of Reza Khan, the Bolsheviks abruptly drew a virtual border around the territory previously seized from Iran and called it Turkestan. T...View Details»

Treaty of Akhal: Russian Annexation Of Khwarazm... 21/09/1881 History
Treaty of Akhal The Treaty of Akhal was a treaty signed by Persian Empire Iran and Imperial Russia on September 21, 1881. The treaty marked Persia'...View Details»

Treaty of Gandamak: Creation of Afghanistan and the British Raj ... 28/05/1879 History
The Treaty of Gandamak officially ended the first phase of the Second Anglo-Afghan War. Mohammad Yaqub Khan ceded various frontier areas to Britain wh...View Details»

Alparslan Killed... 25/11/1072 History
When Alparslan, the Great Sultan of the Seljuk dynasty decided to march towards Turkestan, a Kharazmian governor named Yusuf defended a fortress by th...View Details»