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Tehran: Capital and the largest city of Iran
Tehran is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of around 8.7 million in the city and 15 million in the larger metropolitan area of Greater Tehran, Tehran is the most populous city in Iran and Western Asia, and has the second-largest metropolitan area in the Middle East. It is ranked 24th in the world by the population of its metropolitan area.

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Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler, Mohammed bin Salman, has enjoyed close ties, some would say a free pass, with Donald Trump in the White House. Joe Biden has promised that if he becomes U.S. president,..

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US against the world over Iran 'snapback' sanctions [Video]

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Husband Of Jailed British-Iranian Aid Worker On New Charges: 'Nazanin Is A Hostage' [Video]

Husband Of Jailed British-Iranian Aid Worker On New Charges: 'Nazanin Is A Hostage'

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Richard Ratcliffe calls on UK Government to 'be brave' in fight to free Nazanin [Video]

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