Iranian councils election, 2006
The Iranian City and Village Councils election of 2006 took place on December 15, 2006. People elected representatives for City and Village Councils, who in their turn elected the mayors. The election...
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Economy of Iran
The economy of Iran is a mixed and transition economy with a large public sector. Some 60% of the economy is centrally planned. It is dominated by oil and gas production, although over 40 industries a...
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International Conference to Review the Global Vision of the Holocaust
The International Conference to Review the Global Vision of the Holocaust was a two-day conference that opened on December 11, 2006, in Tehran, Iran. Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said t...
Ali Saeedlou
Ali Saeedlou (Persian: علی سعیدلو‎) (born 10 October 1952 in Tabriz) is an Iranian politician who was the Head of Physical Education Organization from 2009 to 2011. Before that, he was Deputy Ma...
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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and the 1979 hostage crisis
On June 29, 2005, shortly after Mahmoud Ahmadinejad won the Iranian presidential election, several major news outlets publicized allegations that he gunned down several Americans in the 1979–1981 Iran...
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Mohammad-Hassan Malekmadani
Mohammad-Hassan Malekmadani was elected as Tehran's mayor in 2002 by the second council of Tehran. He was preceded as mayor of Tehran by Morteza Alviri and succeeded by Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in 2003. Ma...
Gholamhossein Karbaschi
Gholamhossein Karbaschi (Persian: غلامحسین کرباسچی‎) (born 23 August 1954) is an Iranian politician who was the mayor of Tehran from 1989 until 1998. He is considered politically reformist and i...
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List of mayors of Tehran
The Mayor of Tehran is an elected politician who, along with the Tehran’s City Council of 31 members, is accountable for the strategic government of Tehran. Since 17 September 2005, Mohammad Bagher Gh...
List of mayors of Tehran - Wikipedia
The Green Scroll Campaign
The Green Scroll of Freedom (Persian: تومار اعتراضی جنبش سبز‎) is the world's longest petition scroll, measuring over 2,000 metres in length. Its creation was driven by members of the Iranian d...
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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's letter to George W. Bush
On May 8, 2006, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad sent a missive directly to then United States President George W. Bush that proposed "new ways" to end the dispute over the Islamic Republic's dev...
2007 Gasoline Rationing Plan in Iran
2007 Gasoline Rationing Plan in Iran was launched by president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's cabinet to reduce that country's fuel consumption. Although Iran is one of the world's largest producers of petrole...
Ali Kordan
Ali Kordan (23 October 1958 – 22 November 2009) was an Iranian conservative politician who served in the Revolutionary Guards, the judiciary and as deputy oil minister, before becoming interior minist...
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Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf
Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf or Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf (Persian: محمدباقر قالیباف‎, born August 23, 1961) is an Iranian conservative politician, professor, a former IRGC Air Force and a Pilot of Ir...
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Human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
The state of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran has been criticized both by Iranians and international human right activists, writers, and NGOs. The United Nations General Assembly and the H...
Human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran - Wikipedia
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Israel
Exchanges between Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Israel have demonstrated a strained relationship. These exchanges have been characterized by contentious speeches and statements, including calls to "eliminat...
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (Persian: محمود احمدی‌نژاد‎, Mahmūd Ahmadinezhād [mæhmuːd(-e) æhmædiːnɛʒɑd], born 28 October 1956) is an Iranian politician who was the sixth President of Iran from 2005 to 2...
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Iranian Assembly of Experts election, 2006
The Iranian Assembly of Experts election of 2006 was held on 15 December 2006. The Assembly of Experts is a Council of 86 mujtahids that elect the Supreme Leader, and oversee his actions. The members ...
Parvin Ahmadinejad
Parvin Ahmadinejad (Persian: پروين احمدی‌نژاد‎; born 3 February 1962) is an Iranian politician and academic.
Ahmedinejad served as an advisor at the presidential women office. She was a memb...
Foreign policy of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
The foreign policy of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was the policy initiatives towards other states by the former President of Iran, as different from past and also future of the Iranian foreign policy. Ahmadin...
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Government of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (2005-Present)
The Government of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad consists of the 9th and 10th governments of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Ahmadinejad's government began in August 2005 after his election as the 6th president of...
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Nuclear program of Iran
The nuclear program of Iran was launched in the 1950s with the help of the United States as part of the Atoms for Peace program. The participation of the United States and Western European governments...
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Higher education in Iran
Iran has a large network of private, public, and state affiliated universities offering degrees in higher education. State-run universities of Iran are under the direct supervision of Iran's Ministry ...
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Family planning in Iran
Iran had a comprehensive and effective program of family planning since the beginning of the 1990s. While Iran's population grew at a rate of more than 3% per year between 1956 and 1986, the growth ra...
Construction industry of Iran
The construction industry of Iran is divided into two main sections. The first is government infrastructure projects, which are central for the cement industry. The second is the housing industry. In ...
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2009 Iranian election protests
Protests (Persian: ۱۳۸۸ تظاهرات انتخابات Tazahorat-e-Entekhabat-e-Hezar-o-Seesad Hashdad-o-hasht‎) against the 2009 Iranian presidential election results (a disputed victory by Iranian Preside...
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Iranian presidential election, 2009
Iran's tenth presidential election was held on 12 June 2009, with incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad running against three challengers. The next morning the Islamic Republic News Agency, Iran's official ne...
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Iranian presidential election, 2005
Iran's ninth presidential election took place in two rounds, the first on 17 June 2005, the run-off on 24 June. Mohammad Khatami, the previous President of Iran, stepped down on 2 August 2005, after s...
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