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March 24, 1991 | Associated Press
Floods have destroyed more than 2,000 houses in 50 villages in eastern Iran, government radio reported Saturday. No casualties were reported.
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March 24, 1991 | Associated Press
Floods have destroyed more than 2,000 houses in 50 villages in eastern Iran, government radio reported Saturday. No casualties were reported.
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January 7, 1989 | Associated Press
Snow has fallen on the desert regions of Khur and Biyabanak in eastern Iran for the first time in 50 years, the official Islamic Republic News Agency reported Thursday. Officials said 4 inches of snow had fallen in the last 24 hours, forcing schools to close, IRNA reported. Northern areas of the Middle East have been gripped by unusually cold weather for the last week.
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January 7, 1989 | Associated Press
Snow has fallen on the desert regions of Khur and Biyabanak in eastern Iran for the first time in 50 years, the official Islamic Republic News Agency reported Thursday. Officials said 4 inches of snow had fallen in the last 24 hours, forcing schools to close, IRNA reported. Northern areas of the Middle East have been gripped by unusually cold weather for the last week.
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December 15, 1988 | From Reuters
Police stormed the Iranian Consulate in Geneva on Wednesday, ending a protest occupation by opponents of the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini over alleged mass executions in Iran. Police arrested five masked members of the leftist People's Fedayeen guerrillas who held consulate staff members hostage for more than four hours.
BUSINESS
November 28, 1986 | Associated Press
The U.S. dollar sagged against major currencies in European and Asian trading today. Gold prices were higher. Foreign exchange dealers said the dollar was hurt by the political storm in Washington over arms sales to Iran. In London, one British pound cost $1.4355, more expensive than Thursday's late bid of $1.4295. Other late rates compared to Thursday: 1.9750 West German marks, down from 1.9895; 1.64375 Swiss francs, down from 1.6595; 6.4725 French francs, down from 6.5150; 2.
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December 15, 1988 | From Reuters
Police stormed the Iranian Consulate in Geneva on Wednesday, ending a protest occupation by opponents of the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini over alleged mass executions in Iran. Police arrested five masked members of the leftist People's Fedayeen guerrillas who held consulate staff members hostage for more than four hours.
BUSINESS
November 28, 1986 | Associated Press
The U.S. dollar sagged against major currencies in European and Asian trading today. Gold prices were higher. Foreign exchange dealers said the dollar was hurt by the political storm in Washington over arms sales to Iran. In London, one British pound cost $1.4355, more expensive than Thursday's late bid of $1.4295. Other late rates compared to Thursday: 1.9750 West German marks, down from 1.9895; 1.64375 Swiss francs, down from 1.6595; 6.4725 French francs, down from 6.5150; 2.
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