Shirin


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Shirin شيرين
BirthplaceKhuzestan, Iran

Shirin

 

a city (since 1972) under oblast jurisdiction in Syr Darya Oblast, Uzbek SSR. Situated on the left bank of the Syr Darya River, Shirin is 6 km from the Farkhad railroad station on the Khavast-Kokand line. The Farkhad Hydroelectric Power Plant, which produces 126 megawatts of power, is located in Shirin. Construction of the Syr Darya State Regional Electric Power Plant was under way in Shirin in 1978; the first phase of the plant’s operation was begun in 1975, with a capacity of 1,200 megawatts.

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This was followed by luxury pret evening showcases featuring a solo show by Nida Azwer in Hall A and a finale grouped show featuring Shiza Hassan, Shirin Hassan and Saira Shakira in Hall B.
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Europe, which speaks of its commitment to human rights, and coalition forces, led by the United States, did nothing," said Abdollah Shirin, a member of the Yazidi community, TeleSUR reported.
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