Sounds pretty similar to what we were doing in Iran... just with hang gliding instead of climbing.
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The staggering tragedy of the 8-year Iran/Iraq War still traumatizes Iran.
Four of my favorite black & white photos from my 1999 trip to Iran.
"According to the protesters, cheating is endemic in China, so being forced to sit the exams without help put their children at a disadvantage."
The brutal cost of the Iran/Iraq war hits home during a pleasant afternoon in an obscure village in the central Alborz Mountains of Iran
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China's Wings reviewed by The Michigan War Studies Review.
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