kurdistan

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  • IRGC 2020-07-17 19:34

    Two Iranians martyred in terror attack in Kurdistan province

    TEHRAN — The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Hamze Sayyid al-Shohada Base announced on Thursday that two people were martyred and one injured in a terrorist attack in Sarvabad, Kurdistan Province, on Wednesday night.

  • IRGC 2020-05-20 11:40

    IRGC smashes terrorist team in Western Iran

    TEHRAN– The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force in an operation destroyed a foreign-backed anti-revolutionary terrorist team in the western province of Kordestan.

  • Step into the ‘House of Hercules’ in western Iran! 2019-12-28 19:02

    Step into the ‘House of Hercules’ in western Iran!

    TEHRAN – Iran’s western Kordestan province is teemed with hundreds of historical sites, many of which well worth a visit. One of the most famous is the Caves of Karaftu, a series of chambers carved into a cliff facing a mountain. The caves are formed naturally but have been modified by inhabitants over the past centuries.

  • Riots 2019-12-01 19:21

    26 riot leaders arrested in Najafabad and 25 in Kurdistan

    TEHRAN – In separate reports issued on Sunday, police announced that 26 ringleaders of the recent riots have been arrested in Najafabad, a city in Isfahan province, and 25 in the western province of Kurdistan.

  • From generation to generation: The art of Tanbur in Kermanshah 2019-11-10 18:26

    From generation to generation: The art of Tanbur in Kermanshah

    Tanbur, a long-necked fretted lute, is an inseparable part of the lives of the Kurds in Iran, so much so that the children learn how to play it before they learn how to read and write.

  • IRGC 2019-08-27 19:54

    IRGC member assassinated in northwestern Iran

    TEHRAN – A member of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has been assassinated in the town of Piranshahr in West Azerbaijan province, a local official announced on Tuesday.

  • Rouhani to visit Kurdistan on Wednesday 2019-04-22 22:47

    Rouhani to visit Kurdistan on Wednesday

    TEHRAN – President Rouhani will travel to Kurdistan Province on Wednesday to meet with people at Esteghlal club stadium in Sanandaj, the provincial capital.

  • Iran to ease visa rules for Iraqi Kurdistan travelers 2019-03-09 23:12

    Iran to ease visa rules for Iraqi Kurdistan travelers

    TEHRAN – Iran is to loosen travel restrictions for Iraqi Kurdistan travelers in the hope of boosting tourism by offering electronic visas instead of printed ones.

  • Pomegranate festival marks harvest season in Uraman 2018-10-22 19:51

    Pomegranate festival marks harvest season in Uraman

    Local children and young adults, clad in colorful traditional clothes, carry baskets of pomegranates during a local festival in Uraman, western Kordestan province, October 20, 2018.