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  1. Essays On The History Of The Karabakh Khanate - 1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    One of the most powerful khanates in the Caucasus was born amidst the chaos of war and interchanging dynasties. The Safavid state was weakened by raids of Uzbek khans that the Persian forces were unable to hold back, as well as dynastic rulers with talent - Abbas II , Suleiman and Hussein .

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  2. Qazvin-Rasht-Astara railway to be commissioned in early 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trend

    The Qazvin-Rasht-Astara railway, which is an integral part of the "North-South" international transport corridor, will be commissioned in early 2015, executive engineer of the railway construction project Farhad Kafi told Azerbaijani reporters who visited the Iranian province of Gilan. "The total length of the Qazvin-Rasht-Astara railway is 205 kilometers, while the Anzali-Astara section - 164 kilometers," he said.

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  3. Iran starts building Mideast largest oncology center in RashtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Payvand News of Iran

    Iran started construction of the Middle East's largest oncology research center in a ceremony attended by a distinguished Iranian neurosurgeon and medical scientist professor Majid Samii in Rasht City, northern Iran. The center which takes two years to be built will be constructed inside a Medical Sciences University in the city and under supervision of professor Samii.

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  4. Tehran offers helping hand to BakuRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Groong

    Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Sept 2 2014 Tehran offers helping hand to Baku 2 September 2014 - 7:02pm Rapprochement became possible with the course of openness and pacifism of Hassan Rouhani By Yuri Glushkov exclusively for Vestnik Kavkaza Improving Azerbaijani-Iranian relations are an overt tendency of the current political season in the South ... (more)

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  5. Armenia at crossroadsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Groong

    Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Aug 28 2014 Armenia at crossroads 28 August 2014 - 10:58am By Victoria Panfilova, a Nezavisimaya Gazeta columnist, exclusively for Vestnik Kavkaza Iran and Armenia are two countries in some form of a blockade.

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  6. Iran - Human Rights: Three prisoners hanged in northern city of RashtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | NCR Iran

    The Iranian regime's judiciary in a northern province has declared that three men were hanged on Saturday in the main prison in the city of Rasht.

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  7. FILM: Burning QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Artforum Intl.

    FRENHOFER, C'EST MOI , Paul Cezanne was said to have said about the principle character in Le Chef-d'oeuvre inconnu , a short story by Honore de Balzac from the year 1831.

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  8. Caspian-littoral countries discuss development of regional transit potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Today.Az

    The transport ministers of Russia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan will meet as part of the preparation for the Caspian summit with the participation of the presidents of the five countries in Astrakhan on Aug. 8. The Caspian summit is scheduled for September 2014.

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  9. Fifi Howls from HappinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    When the expansive exhibition "Iran Modern" opened at New York's Asia Society last September, more than one critic noted that it contained news that was bound to surprise many American art lovers: that Iran, of all places, has a vital modern art movement that has survived from the late 1940s till now and includes numerous artworks that look very ... (more)

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  10. MasoulehRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Masouleh Village is a tourist town located in the province of Gilan. The village houses are built on top of each other.

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  11. Caspian-littoral countries discuss development of regional transit potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Trend

    The transport ministers of Russia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan will meet as part of the preparation for the Caspian summit with the participation of the presidents of the five countries in Astrakhan on Aug. 8. The meeting of transport ministers will be held under the chairmanship of Minister Maxim Sokolov, the Russian Transport ... (more)

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  12. Azerbaijan and Iran agree on construction of border bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Today.Az

    The governments of Azerbaijan and Iran reached an agreement on the construction of a new railway, a highway and the second pedestrian bridge on a coordinated area of the Astara - Astara border checkpoint, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy and Industry Shahin Mustafayev said during the Azerbaijan-Iranian business forum in Baku on Aug. 7. "The ... (more)

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  13. New bridge to be constructed at Azerbaijan-Iran border checkpoint during a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Trend

    The governments of Azerbaijan and Iran reached an agreement on the construction of a new railway, a highway and the second pedestrian bridge on a coordinated area of the Astara - Astara border checkpoint, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy and Industry Shahin Mustafayev said during the Azerbaijan-Iranian business forum in Baku on Aug. 7. The ... (more)

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  14. Azerbaijan and Iran reach important agreements on economic cooperation expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Trend

    Following negotiations in Baku, Azerbaijan and Iran have reached agreement on a number of important areas of economic cooperation, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy and Industry Shahin Mustafayev said during the Azerbaijani-Iranian business forum on Aug. 7. "Some 10 important areas of economic cooperation were discussed during the ninth meeting of ... (more)

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  15. Azerbaijan, Iran shake hands to open Aslanduz-Horadiz border checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan and Iran have reached an agreement on the opening of the Aslanduz-Horadiz border checkpoint, according to Iranian Minister of Communications and Information Technology, co-chairman of the Iranian-Azerbaijani intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation Mahmoud Vaezi.

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  16. Iran ready to give any help to Palestine: Basij commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN Basij Commander Mohammad Reza Naqdi said on Monday that Iran is ready to provide the Palestinian people with any kind of help, including medical equipment, foodstuff, and weapons.

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  17. Cultural program to highlight conquest of Tehran by constitutional revolutionariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Tehran Times

    The conquest of Tehran by the constitutional revolutionaries in July 1909 will be commemorated during a cultural program in Tehran tomorrow.

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  18. 'Tajikistan's Detention of Alexander Sodiqov Cuts to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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  19. Researchers at Risk in Central AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Joshua Tucker: The following is a guest post by University of Toronto political scientist Edward Schatz , the adviser of Alexander Sodiqov, a doctoral student at the University of Toronto who has been detained by Tajik security forces.

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  20. First female governor in Gilan Province of Iran appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Payvand News of Iran

    Mona Abrufarakh has become the first woman to be chosen as a governor in Gilan Province.

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