Illiteracy and school dropouts remain rife in Iran

Illiteracy and school dropouts remain rife in Iran

Illiteracy and school dropouts remain rife in Iran Illiteracy has been eradicated in many countries around the world. In some countries in the region, the...
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Iranian fishermen out of jobs while regime sells Oman and Persian...

The Iranian regime has made a hushed deal with Chinese fisheries allowing them to fish in Iran’s southern waters, causing major problems for Iranian...
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Despite the judge's emphasis that I should be transferred to Evin Prison, I was transferred to Fashafuyeh Prison. It’s hard to believe that they...
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Drinking water crisis in Iran

One wonders why people living in provinces such as Khuzestan, located next to the largest river in Iran and cities bordering bodies of sea,...
Iran's youth

Iran’s youth risking all for “better” life in the face of...

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Iran child labor

A glimpse at the nightmare of child trafficking in Iran

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Report on state of students and universities in Iran

Report on state of students and universities in Iran After the 2009 protests in Iran, which saw the participation of a large number of students,...
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Looming Disaster, Iran Drought Crisis

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