About Iran

By Christine Foy for the Iran Project

According to its national anthem, Iran is a "Rose from the horizon, the affectionate sun of the East." Indeed, a land that is hemmed in by six other countries from which it draws its history and cultural diversity, Iran is beautiful. Diversity, which is the source of Iran's beauty, is the same source of its unrest. A challenge that the country is still confronting today is in harmonizing the many voices that comprise the country's identity




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