18th Largest Country In The World Is Iran.
Placed In Middle East.
Bordered On The North With Armenia,Azerbaijan&Turkmenistan.
North Of Iran Is Caspian See That Also Have Littoral With Russia.
Caspian Sea Is Largest Enclosed Sea In The Earth.
Bordered By Iran,Russia,Azerbaijan,Kazakhstan & Turkmenistan.
From West Iran Have Border With Iraq,Turkey.
And From East Have Border With Afghanistan & Pakistan.
Iran Have Biggest Littoral In South In Persian Gulf With Six Arab Countries (Saudi Arabia,UAE,Qatar,Bahrain,Kuwait,Oman)
In The Last Estimation Iran Have 75 Millions Population -17th Crowded Country In The World-
Iranian Speaks Persian Which Is Called -Farsi- One Of The Most Ancient Languages In The World.
Tehran Is The Capital Of Iran With 14,000,000 People Population-16th Crowded City In The World-
Iran’s Tallest Mountain Is Damavand Peak.
With 5,610 m (18,406 ft).
12th In The World.
Placed In Tehran Province,Near The Capital Tehran.
UN Official;About 20% Of People Were Below Poverty-in 2009 it was 2 dollar income-
It seems it’s going to worse last years.
Suggestion Of Human Habitation Of The Area As Early As 75,000 Years Ago.
However, recent studies in the valleys of Shuresh, around the earlier mentioned caves, led to the discovery of 400,000 year old stone tools.
Early history (3200 BC – 625 BC)
Pre-Islamic statehood (625 BC – 651 AD)
Achaemenid Empire Was One Of The Greatest Civilizations In The World.
Cyrus The Great & Dariush III Was Kings Of The Period.
Iran’s History Faces Many Empires,Wars & Kings.
Iran Was Defeated In Many Wars Like War With Arab Neighbors Or Mongolian Empire Or Even Russians,But Every Time Iran Get Its Independence.
Pahlavi dynasty (1925–1979)
Reza Shah Founded It In 1925.
He Stand Against National Figure Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh .
Prime Minster Make Iran’s Oil Industry Nationalized From Britain.
Reza Shah Succeeded By His Son Mohammadreza Pahlavi.
Islamic Republic (1979-?)
Dissatisfaction Grows Over Political Chaos.
And Finally Ended By Islamic Revolution.
Many Left Wings Parties And Conservative Parties Support The Revolution By Leading Of Ayatollah Khomeini.
22 September 1980 Iraq Intervened Iran.
8 Years Of War Make US$ 600 Billion Economic Loss.
Many Execution Against Opposition Supporters Happened In Iran.
Opposition Said As Many As 30,000 People Executed In 1988.
There Were All Political Prisoners Which Were Against Ayatollah Khomeini.
Ayatollah Khomeini Died In 1989.
Ayatollah Khamenei Became His Successor.
Iran is the world eighteenth largest economy,which is based on Oil & Gas exports.
and after Oil & Gas exports (80%) Agriculture, Car Manufacturing & also Luxury Carpet & many more like mining and petrochemical industries.
Iran’s Auto Industry
Iran Khodro (IKCO) Is the biggest car producer in middle east & north Africa.
Iran crossed more than 1 million Car produce in 2005.
Iran has established joint-ventures with foreign partners like Peugeot ,KIA, Hyundai,Renault,Suzuki,Benz and many more.