The office of public affairs (opa) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the central intelligence agency (cia) we read every letter or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to cia officials outside opa as appropriate. Iran adventure, september 2018 stephanie george the absolute highlight of this trip was the visit to the caravanseri (an absolute must see) our tour leader yasna was wonderful, and went above and beyond helping us to collect genuine souvenirs of our time in iran. Iran (persian: ایران irān [ʔiːˈɾɒːn] ( listen)), also known as persia (/ ˈ p ɜːr ʒ ə /), officially the islamic republic of iran (persian: جمهوری اسلامی ایران jomhuri-ye eslāmi-ye irān ( listen)), is a country in western asia with over 81 million inhabitants, iran is the world's 18th-most-populous country comprising a land area of 1,648,195 km 2.
Tehran (fna)- several new corpses of civilians killed in the us airstrikes on raqqa were found one year after washington and its affiliated militants occupied the city. The 1953 iranian coup d'état, known in iran as the 28 mordad coup d'état (persian: کودتای ۲۸ مرداد ), was the overthrow of prime minister mohammad mosaddegh in favour of strengthening the monarchical rule of mohammad reza pahlavi on 19 august 1953, orchestrated by the united kingdom (under the name operation boot) and the united states (under the name tpajax project or. Iran (persian: ايران) is a large country within the greater middle east and is part of the south-central asian union, between the gulf of oman, the persian gulf, and the caspian sea it is bordered by iraq to the west, turkey, azerbaijan's naxcivan enclave, armenia, and azerbaijan to the northwest, turkmenistan to the northeast, afghanistan and pakistan to the east. Iran news and opinion a mostly non-christian militia won 2 of iraqi christians' parliamentary seats.
Us defense officials worry the increased focus on iran and the presence of both militaries in syria could pull the us military closer to open conflict. Iran’s economic freedom score is 509, making its economy the 156th freest in the 2018 index its overall score has increased by 04 point, with modest improvements in monetary freedom, labor. Geography iran, a middle eastern country south of the caspian sea and north of the persian gulf, is three times the size of arizona it shares borders with iraq, turkey, azerbaijan, turkmenistan, armenia, afghanistan, and pakistan. President donald trump issued a furious, all-caps challenge to the iranian regime late sunday night, warning that any threats to the us would be met with unspecified dire consequences.
American and western intelligence sources believe iran has been increasing its shipments of advanced weaponry to hezbollah, deliveries that now include global positioning system (gps) components. Facebook uncovers iran disinformation to sow political discord over trump, race facebook has uncovered more activity from a covert iranian disinformation campaign and has taken steps to insulate. Latest iran news, including analysis of the nuclear deal, relations with the us, israel and iraq and other stories from tehran.
Latest iran news, photos, blogposts, videos and wallpapers explore iran profile at times of india. Iran news, culture, analysis, local iranian events and more an independent media outlet for the iranian diaspora. Proper noun  iran a country in western asiaofficial name: islamic republic of iran 2005, massoume price, ed, iran's diverse peoples, abc-clio, page xiii: iran is a vast and ancient country in a strategic location in the middle east it borders russia, iraq, turkey, pakistan, the gulf of oman, and the persian gulf ca 1675, jean chardin (sir john chardin), travels in persia, 1673-1677. Iran, the second largest country in the middle east, has 5,000 years of fascinating history, and is home to one of the world's oldest continuous major civilizations known as persia until 1935, iran was unified as a nation in 625 bc by the medes, and was first ruled by the achaemenid empire succeeded by the seleucid empire, the parthians and then the sassanids until 651 ad. Relief a series of massive, heavily eroded mountain ranges surrounds iran’s high interior basin most of the country is above 1,500 feet (460 metres), with one-sixth of it over 6,500 feet (1,980 metres.
Iran is the second largest economy in the middle east and north africa (mena) region after saudi arabia, with an estimated gross domestic product (gdp) in 2016 of us$4122 billion. Iran, known as persia until 1935 and now officially the islamic republic of iran, is the second-largest nation in the middle east by population iran shares a border, along with historical and. Iran rap from simaye azadi, iranian national resistance television (wwwiranntvcom.
- Department of state the united states has imposed restrictions on activities with iran under various legal authorities since 1979, following the seizure of the us embassy in tehran.
- Iran, which is also called persia or the islamic republic of iran, is located in western asiaadjoining iran to the north are turkmenistan, azerbaijan and armenia, with kazakhstan and russia to the north across the caspian sea iran's east is bordered by pakistan and afghanistan, and its south is bordered by the gulf of oman and the persian gulf it is bordered on the west by iraq and on the.
Iran (persian: ايران ), once known as persia, is a country in western asia it is part of the middle east region it shares borders with afghanistan, armenia, azerbaijan, iraq, pakistan, turkey, and turkmenistan tehran is the capital and biggest cityiran is the eighteenth largest country in the world it has more than 80 million people iran has been a member of the united nations. Iran's zarif: eu support for deal better than expected iran’s foreign minister praises european efforts to preserve the nuclear deal despite us sanctions. More than 30 years after iran's revolution, its political, military, and international activities continue to challenge and perplex its neighbors and many western democracies rand research has informed and influenced us policymakers on a range of topics, from engagement and containment and tehran's ability to exploit pan-islamic causes to iran's ongoing development of nuclear capabilities.