Category: Iran (Islamic Republic of)

xplained: Why an American attack on Iran’s cultural sites could constitute a war crime; Neha Banka; Indian Express

Iran is home to one of the world’s oldest civilisations dating back to 10,000 BC. Its rich heritage and culture is an amalgam of Arab, Persian, Turkish and South Asian cultures.

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The 10 Most Beautiful and Important Cultural Sites in Iran; Shoshi Parks; Fodor’s Travel

Iran’s cultural heritage sites, many recognized by UNESCO, are some of the most incredible in the world. They came under threat after President Donald Trump threatened to target them in a warning to the Iranians, who are expected to retaliate against the U.S. assassination of Gen. Qasem Soleimani.

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