Ahwaz


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Ah·vaz

or Ah·waz  (ä-wäz′)
A city of southwest Iran northeast of Basra, Iraq. Modern Ahvaz was built on extensive ruins of an ancient Persian city.

Ahwaz

(ɑːˈwɑːz) or

Ahvaz

n
(Placename) a town in SW Iran, on the Karun River. Pop: 967 000 (2005 est)

Ah•waz

or Ah•vaz

(ɑˈwɑz)

n.
the capital of Khuzistan, in W Iran. 828,380.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Three Iranian weightlifters snatched gold medals in Fajr Cup International Tournament held in Ahwaz, Khuzestan province.
21 (BNA): A conference under the motto "Together to Counter Iranian-sponsored Terrorism" has begun in the Belgian capital, with the participation of hundreds of members of the Ahwaz community, residing in the European Union member states, Arab communities, Islamic and foreign political, intellectual and media figures.
Brussels, Jumada I 3, 1439, Jan 20, 2018, SPA -- A conference under the motto: Together to Counter Iranian-sponsored Terrorism" began here today, with participation of hundreds of members of the Ahwaz community, residing in the European Union member states, Arab communities, Islamic and foreign political, intellectual and media figures.
The petroleum producing and water supply-ing region is also known as Ahwaz.
The police did not do anything," said a friend, Adel Soiedi, who worked with Mawla, the leader of the Arab-Iranian resistance movement named the Movement for Arab Struggle to Liberate Ahwaz from Iranian Occupation.
The targets of attacks in 2005, 2006 and 2013 included oil facilities, the office of the governor in the regional capital of Ahwaz, other government offices, and banks.
Mansouri oil field is located in the southwest of Iran and 45 km south-east of Ahwaz.
JEDDAH: Saudi Arabian Airlines is flying more than 80,000 Hajj pilgrims from the Iranian cities of Mashhad, Ahwaz and Tabriz.
Two of the injured have serious conditions and were taken to a hospital in Al Ahwaz, while two others were admitted to Abadan hospital, the agency said.
Bahrain Society for Human Rights Watch secretary general Faisal Fulad and Ahwaz Centre for Human Rights executive director Dr Faisal Al Ahwazi handed over an urgent appeal against global terrorism led by the Iranian regime to the president of the United Nations Human Rights Council.
My earliest memories of the war are from when I was about 4 years old, about the same age as Dorsa in the film, when we were back in the south of Iran, Ahwaz, and alone with my mother.
Ahwaz, a super-giant found in 1958 has Asmari and Bangestan Fms.