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Iran wins freestyle wrestling World Cup
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Iran wins freestyle wrestling World Cup

Feb 23 2013, 3:52am CST | by

Tehran, Feb 23 (IANS) Iran claimed the freestyle title at the wrestling World Cup here.

Tehran, Feb 23 — Iran claimed the freestyle title at the wrestling World Cup here. In the competitions held at Azadi Sports Complex here, Iran defeated Russia 6-1 in the gold medal match Friday,...

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Iran wins freestyle wrestling World Cup

Feb 23 2013, 3:52am CST | by

Tehran, Feb 23 (IANS) Iran claimed the freestyle title at the wrestling World Cup here.

Tehran, Feb 23 — Iran claimed the freestyle title at the wrestling World Cup here.

In the competitions held at Azadi Sports Complex here, Iran defeated Russia 6-1 in the gold medal match Friday, reports Xinhua.

In the bronze medal match, the United States beat Belarus 6-1.

Earlier Wednesday, Russia had claimed the Greco-Roman title by beating Iran.

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Woman jailed in Iran for attending volleyball match begins hunger strike

Nov 4 2014 1:42am CST | Source: the guardian

Ghoncheh Ghavami, a British-Iranian law graduate from London, accused of spreading anti-regime propagandaA British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran after trying to watch a volleyball match is on a hunger strike, refusing food or liquids, her brother has said.Ghoncheh Ghavami, a 25-year-old law graduate from London, is protesting because the judge ha ...
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Ghoncheh Ghavamis defiance will not ruffle Irans realpolitik

Nov 3 2014 1:36pm CST | Source: the guardian

The jailed British-Iranian activist will find few supporters in the Tehran establishment, as power struggles and nuclear negotiations take precedence over human rightsThe story of Ghoncheh Ghavami, a young British-Iranian woman who was detained by the Iranian state authorities in June following a civil and peaceful protest against the exclusion of women attending volleyball matches, has fortunately received extensive ...
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British Woman in Iran Jailed for 1 Year for Watching Men's Volleyball Match

Nov 3 2014 3:24am CST | Source: Bleacher Report

A British woman has been jailed for one year after attending a men's volleyball match in Iran. Activist Ghoncheh Ghavami, 25, was first arrested in June while trying to attend a match with a group of women. She was later released, but Ghavami has now finally been jailed after being found "guilty of spreading anti-regime propaganda," her lawyer told the BBC. Women have been banned from watching men's volleyball in the country since 2012, an expansion of a longtime b ...
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British-Iranian woman jailed for a year for trying to watch volleyball game

Nov 2 2014 5:57am CST | Source: the guardian

Law graduate from London found guilty of spreading propaganda against regime following secret hearing in Iran Con ...
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Iran hangs woman for killing alleged rapist

Oct 25 2014 3:06am CDT | Source: denver post

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her. ...
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