History

Capital flood in 1365

A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land that is usually dry. The European Union (EU) Floods Directive defines a flood as a covering by water of land not normally covered by water. In the sense of “flowing water”, the word may also be applied to the inflow of the tide.

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Rare photos of Jalal Al Ahmad

Jalal Al-e-Ahmad (1923 – 1969) was a prominent novelist, short-story writer, translator, philosopher, socio-political critic, sociologist as well as an anthropologist who was “one of the earliest and most prominent of contemporary persian ethnographers”.

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People during the first Pahlavi in close-up view

the Pahlavi dynasty was the ruling house of Imperial State of Iran from 1925 until 1979, when the 2,500 years of continuous Persian monarchy was overthrown and abolished as a result of the persian Revolution.

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Rarely pictures of Reza shah

Reza Shah Pahlavi (15 March 1878 – 26 July 1944) was the Shah of hpmeland  from 15 December 1925 until he was forced to abdicate by the Anglo-Soviet invasion of homeland on 16 September 1941.

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London’s markets 100 years ago

The Clare Market slum, as it became known, was swept away in 1905 to create Kingsway and Aldwych.The Gentle Author pieces together photographs from the archives of the London and Middlesex Archaeological Society – from Billingsgate and Covent Garden, to Clare and the Hay Market.

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photos of People’s Mujahedin

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of homeland or the Mojahedin-e Khalq is an persian political–militant organization in exile that advocates the violent overthrow of the current regime in homeland, while claiming itself as the replacing government in exile.

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bomb explosion in Sepah Square

due to a relatively strong bomb explosion in the place of garbage collection Next to the municipal parking area 7 in Sepah Square, in 1981, at least ten people were killed and more than 50 were injured.

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pictures of Dar ul-Funun school

Dar ul-Funun, established in 1851, was the first modern university and modern institution of higher learning in homeland .

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Unseen photos of Ashraf Pahlavi

Princess Ashraf ol-Molouk Pahlavi (1919 – 2016) was the twin sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah (Persia), and a member of the Pahlavi Dynasty. She was considered the “power behind her brother” and was instrumental in the 1953 coup which led to him taking the throne.

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Islamic Revolutionary Courts

Islamic Revolutionary Court (also Revolutionary Tribunal, Dadgah-ha-e Enqelab) is a special system of courts in the Islamic Republic of homeland designed to try those suspected of crimes such as smuggling, blaspheming, inciting violence or trying to overthrow the Islamic government. The court started its work after the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

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