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Iranian

1. a branch of the Indo-European family of languages, divided into West Iranian (including Old Persian, Pahlavi, modern Persian, Kurdish, Baluchi, and Tajik) and East Iranian (including Avestan, Sogdian, Pashto, and Ossetic)
2. the modern Persian language
3. belonging to or relating to the Iranian branch of Indo-European
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To more efficiently shape policies toward the Islamic Republic, it is vital to pay attention to the voices of the Iranian diaspora residing outside Iran for several reasons.
According to the statistics, the value of exported Iranian goods reached $11.5 billion during three months of this Iranian year compared to $11.63 billion in the same period of last Iranian year.
According to Levis speedy vehicle carrying Iranian smuggled oil toppled down near Khad Khocha, 'The vehicle instantly caught fire due to presence of Iranian oil leaving two men burnt to death.'
The Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was thankful to the Pakistani government and Pakistan Army for safe recovery of Iranian soldiers, according to a spokesman for the ministry.
In a statement in Tehran, Spokesman of the Iranian Foreign Ministry, Bahram Qasemi also underlined the determination of Iran and Pakistan for fighting the sinister phenomenon of terrorism and continuation of intelligence and security cooperation.
During his meeting with Iranian Minister for Roads several issues relating to bilateral cooperation in the field of railways were discussed.
For the first time, an Israeli military spokesman named the Al Qods Brigades (of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards under the command of Gen.
With regard to mistreatment of Tbilisi airport's authorities towards Iranian nationals in the South Caucasian country, Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh, Chairman of National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of Iranian Parliament, said on Sunday that "what one should remember about this case is that some mercenary Iranians benefit from selling out the dignity of their fellow Iranians and compatriots in Georgia, and this is something that is not being taken into account."
The Pakistan Foreign Office, via a press release on Wednesday, informed that Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif called Qureshi to discuss the situation arising following the abduction of the Iranian guards near the PakistanIran border point of Mirjaveh.
There have been numerous reports over the years of the Iranian government allegedly using the Gergian banking system to ease its way around sanctions with Iranian officials visiting the country and opening accounts for that purpose.
She thanked the Iranian government for holding the film festival and also directed DG PNCA to dedicate at least two days for the students of the colleges and universities of the twin cities whenever such cultural activities or film festivals of the friendly countries were held at the PNCA so that the youth who constituted 65% of the population could also know about their culture.
The Limits of Whiteness: Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race, Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2017, pp.

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