Zanjan


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Zanjan

(zänjän`), city (1991 pop. 254,100), capital of Zanjan prov., NW Iran, on the Zanjan River. It is the trade center for an agricultural region where grain is produced. Manufactures include rugs, metalwork, and milled grain. Zanjan was an area where fighting erupted between local residents and Iranian troops in 1978, just before the Iranian revolution.

Zanjan

 

a city in northwest Iran. Population, 60,000 (1971). The city is situated on the railroad and highway routes between Tehran and Tabriz. There are match factories and food-processing enterprises. The handicraft production of rugs and leatherwork is also important.

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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran's Northwestern Zanjan Province has signed an agreement with four European museums, a provincial cultural officer announced.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan has offered heartfelt condolences and sympathies to the brotherly Government and people of Iran at the tragic loss of life caused by heavy rains, flash floods and consequent landslides that have hit the Iranian provinces of East Azerbaijan, West Azerbaijan, Kurdistan, and Zanjan.
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