Where is Iran?

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Iran is in the eastern part of the Middle East which is in Southwest Asia.
Iran is bordered on the North by Armenia, Azerbaijan & Turkmenistan.
On the East by Afghanistan & Pakistan.
On the West by Turkey & Iraq.
It also borders the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman & Caspian Sea.
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Who is the President of Iran?

Hassan Rouhani is the President of Iran. Rouhani became the 7th President of Iran on 2013 August 7. The President of Iran is Hassan Rouhani.

Who was the Shah of Iran?

The origins of the term "Shah" go back to ancient Avestan "Kshathra" or Kshatrya" (Sanskrit) which means ruler of domain. The root of this word can also be found in the Iranian month of Shahrivar, itself a modern version of Kshathra Vairya, the Zoroastrian arch-angel of ideal dominion and guardian o (MORE)

Who found Iran?

first, aryays found iran, there was a group, which name's aryays.....half of aryays come iran and the rest of them went to germani

How old is Iran?

Once known as Prersia, Iran is home to one of the world's oldestcivilizations, dating back 4000 years. It became a nation andempire in 625 BC, so it is approximately 2640 years old.

What is the emblem of Iran?

It is currently a scripted tulip that reads "Allah". The original symbol of Persia was the Farvahar also known as the Zoroastrian Falcon. From 1576 to 1979, the symbol of Persia was the Lion and Sun motif. Supporters of the former government of Iran or those who just oppose the Islamic Republic o (MORE)

Is Iran in Africa?

No, Iran is located in Western Asia. It borders Iraq, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Kuwait.

Is Iran an oligarchy?

I do Believe it is a theocratic Oligarchy. There is a supreme leader, yes , but there are also Revolutionary Guard Generals and There is many big time Clerics , such as Rafsanjanis , There are also Grand Ayatollas. All in All i do believe it is an oligarchy.

What are the tradition of Iran?

Iran, also known as Persia has the tradition of the oldest known Flag device in the world which bears a stylized rampant Lion. I assume this is what you mean. are you Shah?

Where is Iraq and Iran?

Iraq is right next to Iran below Asia. Just in case you don't know Iran is pronounced like Eron.

What is the GDP of Iran?

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is $859.7 billion (2008 est.) at purchasing power parity.. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is growing at an annual rate of 6.4% (2008 est.). The GDP per capita is $13,100 (2008 est.) at purchasing power parity.. The GDP is drawn proportionately from:. agricultur (MORE)

Who is in power in Iran?

Seied Ali Khameneie (سید علی خامنه ای) is the leader in Iran which has the power to do anything, but we have other powerful characters in Iran for instance Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (علی اکبر رفسنجانی) and so many (MORE)

What is the government for Iran?

The Islamic Republic is the title of Iran , but there is no republicity in Iran because there is no democracy in Iran. The mullas are just rulling the country with the old fashioned rules of Quran (the religious book of Islam science 14 centuries ago). The Islamic Republic is the title of Iran , but (MORE)

When was Iran found?

Iran have been famously found and fund from 500 B.C with the achamenids kingdom and by Cyrus the Great. and Its capital was called pasargade. one of those day's special cities which is so famous between the historians is Persepolise which have been found by Darius the Great. from 1933 Persia has cha (MORE)

What is there to do in Iran?

You could visit the ancient ruins of Khashayarshah, Persepolis, or the modern architecture of Teheran! Or even go out to a restaurant since Iran has some of the most delectable foods! Go site-seeing! My list would be endless!!!! So...go to this youtube link to see heaps more cool things to (MORE)

Who are the enemies of Iran?

If you mean who are the enemies of the government of Iran, then U.S., and Europe. but the people love the U.S. and European people. It is only the government.

When did Iran become Iran?

Iran was originally called Persia, it was one of the very first empires in the world, at a time, it ruled most of the known world. Later Reza Shah changed the name to Iran, meaning noble, some time during his reign in 1935.The name Persia was used for Iran by Greeks . While Iran was called Iran by i (MORE)

What was Iran called before it was Iran?

Until 1935 Iran was officially known as Persia. However, Iran and Persia was used interchangeably until 1979 after the revolution. Edit: the name Iran have been used since Maads. it means Land Of Aryans

Who is the dictator of Iran?

There is no dictatorship in Iran. Iran is a democracy based on Islamic law. Islamic law restricts freedom of pornography in society. Most Iranians are Muslims and agree to these rules. Some of the people of Iran do not agree to these rules and want more freedom.

How do you pronouce Iran?

English speaking people usually pronounce it - ( I - ran ) The rest of the world pronounces it - ( Ee - Ron ) That is also how Iranians pronounce it.

Why is Iran a civilization?

Iran is a country and therefore a civilizatino. They are a group of people that live in the same place with a common language and culture.

Is Iran bad?

In many cases yes. Examples are: . suppression of younger generation; . very limited freedom of speech (in fact, there are none); . censorship; . corruption within the authorities; . and many more.

Who is important in Iran?

The supreme leader (Sayyed Ali Khamenei) The President (Mahmud Ahmadinejad) The head of Parliament (Ali Larijani)

Is KFC in Iran?

Yes but they changed the name to TFC (Tehran Fried Chicken) Yesthere is. The last one was closed after the revolution in 1979. In2012 they opened the first one in 30 years.

What are the resources of Iran?

The only sufficient resource for Islamic Republic of Iran is gained from Iranian people (like taxes, imposition, and so).

Has Iran a king?

The king, or Shah, of Iran fell out of power and has been replaced by a President ever since.

Why is it 1389 in Iran?

This is because in the CURRENT official calendar of Iran they start counting since the prophet of Islam, Muhammad went from Mecca to Medina (Hijra). It is currently 2569 according to the Zoroastrian calendar which is the ancient calendar of Iranians (Persians). It is said that the Zoroastrian cal (MORE)

Who established Iran?

Iran was established when the Medes empire was formed with the Achaemenid empire. Cyrus the Great joined the two empires and established Persia, which was the biggest empire the world had ever seen. Several empires have risen from Iran and have conquered more land than Genghis Khan, Alexander the Gr (MORE)

When will Iran be attacked?

Iranian Answer Never, Iran is too powerful for the West/Israel to attack. Iranianshave something called Nationalistic Pride which is they will ALLfight for an independent country. Iran has never been occupied by aforeign power for more than 12 years. If you go to war with Iran,its a war against 69 (MORE)

Does Iran have a democracy?

iran does not have democracy. teochracy is their political system which means in ancient greek as "the rule of god".

What does the leader of Iran have to do?

The question as posed is difficult to answer because it is notclear. First, Iran has two leaders: There is the Ayatollah, or most seniorcleric of Shiite Islam in Iran, and right now that is Ayatollah AliKhameinei. He is a religious leader and holds the reigns to powerin a more general sense. There (MORE)

What are the waterways in Iran?

Straight of Hormoz which connects Persian Gulf to the Sea of Oman and Indian Ocean. Also the Caspian lake which is a link between Iran, Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan.

What is south of Iran?

Iran is quite a large country, directly south of Iran is the Persian gulf. this is a sea that stretches all the way from Pakistan to Iraq along the coast of Iran. To the south-west of Iran is Iraq. Iran almost borders Kuwait too, but Iraq is in between Iran and Kuwait. on the other side of the (MORE)

Why did the Shah of Iran leave Iran?

The Shah of Iran abdicated because he felt that he was no longerable to hold back the Islamic Revolution; it was too widespread. Ithad become apparent by Black Friday (September 8, 1978), that therewould be a confrontation between the Shah and the Revolutionariesof all stripes. The Shah ultimately d (MORE)

Who was the leader for Iran?

After Islamic revolution Ayatollah Khomeini was the leader but after he passed away Ayatollah khamenei became the leader.Nowadays the Iranian people do not like him.

How does Iran get there money?

Oil. Gas. Petrochemical products. Steel. Copper. Aluminum. Decorative stones. Cement.Carpet. Pistachio. Caviar. Cars. Food products. Mostely oil though.

What connection Iran have does Iran have to government?

Members of the Iranian government (minister) president elected by parliament for a confidence vote to be introduced. After examining a confidence vote in parliament toministers. Iranian President and the Parliament are elected with the votes of the people.

Who are Iran?

Iran is country, not a person. It is located in the eastern part of the Middle East.

How do you learn Iran?

You can not learn Iran it is a country. If you mean persian or farsi then yes you can learn that.

How is school in Iran?

From other wiki.answers: - What is school like in Iran? They are like any other regular school. they have classes, labs,gyms and etc. but they are divided to two kinds: boys school and girls school ( http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_Iran_schools_like ) - What time does school start? in pri (MORE)

Why is Iran such a threat?

Iran is not at all a threat. They are a total third world nation. Most of them don't even have indoor plumbing. The reason the United States says they are a threat is because: 1. Recently, Iran made an agreement with Pakistan and India to build an oil pipeline from Iran, through Pakistan and i (MORE)

Who is the devil in Iran?

Many people think that the devil of Iran was Osama bin Laden. Osama bin Laden is no longer alive but many people that loved him are still alive. Osama bin Laden did not like the United States.

What do the people in Iran do?

People in Iran are doing as peoples of all other countries. They study, work, worship Allah (or God in English and same God worshiped in Christianity and Judaism), teach, do research, work in trading and shopping, ... etc

How did Iran become Iran?

Iran was originally known as Persia until 1935 when the Shah ofIran Reza Pahlavi asked the international community to address thecountry by its name used internally before that: Iran. This was torepresent the modernity of the new state. In the Iranian (or Islamic) revolution in 1979, Iran officiall (MORE)

Who has a say in Iran?

The government of Iran is effectively run by the Supreme Council of Ayatollahs. While there are democratic elections for the President and the Majlis (Parliament), these are often considered fraudulent and numerous candidates are censored.