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Iran is a large country between the Gulf of Oman, the , and the Caspian Sea. It was renamed Iran in the early 20th century; before that it was known as Persia.

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, is the capital city of . A bustling metropolis of 14 million people, it is situated at the foot of the towering Alborz mountain range.
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is the capital city of the province and a treasure trove of Persian culture.
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is an ancient desert town in Isfahan province still showing evidence of its 5000-year-old civilization.
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lies at the heart of , home to major cities and travel destinations like , the capital , and the holy city of .
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is a large section of the country, to the west of cities like and .
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is a beautiful region of along the coast of the Caspian Sea.
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is a region in the north-east of . Previously a single province, it was split into three in 2004.
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is in the extreme northwest of , by the border with the country and former Soviet Republic of .
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The of lies along the country's Persian Gulf coast.
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Iran

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  76,900,000
  • Latitude of center:  32° 42' (32.7°) north
  • Longitude of center:  54° 6' (54.1°) east
  • Elevation:  1,511 meters (4,957 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  1,648,000 km² (636,296 miles²)
  • Languages:  Persian, Kurdish
  • Currency:  Rial (IRR)
  • Phone code:  98
  • Internet domain:  .ir
  • Neighbors:  , , , , , ,
  • Wikidata:  Iran
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Iran

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