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the holy city of Shiite Muslims

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Student in Biosystem Mechanics, International Campus, Ferdowsi University, Mashad, Iran
This meant that profitable destinations including Tehran, Mashad, Isfahan, Shiraz, Baghdad, Najaf, Erbil and Basra were wiped off the route map - representing 25 per cent of revenue
I followed this dream to Sarajevo, Istanbul, Cairo, Jerusalem, Baghdad, and Tehran to Mashad on the Iranian border with Afghanistan, searching for this dreamland.
Afghan Consulate General in Mashad had informed the Afghan government about concerns expressed by Iranian analysts regarding the dam's construction over the Helmand River in a statement to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
It has been constructed in the city of Mashad - east of Tehran - and forms part of the nation's plans to stabilise its electricity supply and develop clean sources of energy.
The carrier already serves Iran's capital Tehran twice daily, with a further five-flights-a-week to the northern city of Mashad.
In the 2000, in the holy city of Mashad -- a major site of Shi'a pilgrimage '' more than 100 women started working as taxi drivers -- one of the most male-dominated professions in the world.
The protests and forceful security crackdowns were not limited to Tehran, but also took place in other major cities, including Mashad, Shiraz, Isfahan, Rasht and Tabriz.
The UAE is one of the most important marketplaces for Iranian products," said Ali Khaksar, Abroad Exhibitions Director, Mashad International Exhibition Company -- organiser of the Iranian pavilion.
I will be delivering eight inspirational marketing keynotes in just 10 days to over 8,000 business leaders and entrepreneurs in Yazd, Mashad and ending in the capital Tehran for the World Advertisement Forum.
Tehran, Shiraz and Mashad will be served daily and Baghdad and Erbil services will increase respectively to five times and three times weekly.
Tavakoli predicts it could take up to another 10 years for the railroad to be completed, linking Herat to Iran s northeastern city of Mashad and on to Turkey.
Tehran, Shiraz and Mashad will depart daily and Baghdad and Erbil services will increase respectively to a five times and three times a week.
24 (BNA) Over 20 people on board a passenger plane were injured when the plane caught fire Mashad in the northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi, Iran, Sunday morning.
Street demonstrations started then in Tehran universities, but they quickly spread to other universities in other cities including Mashad, Shiraz, Tabriz, Khorramshahr and Kharaj, Husseini said.