Bakhtaran


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Bakhtaran

(ˌbæktəˈrɑːn; -ˈræn)
n
(Placename) the former name (1987–1995) of Kermanshah

Bakh•ta•ran

(ˌbɑx tɑˈrɑn)
n.
a city in W Iran. 665,636. Formerly, Kermanshah.
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LAHORE -- Punjab Reds and Greens won their matches against Sindh Reds and KPK Reds respectively and Punjab Whites drew with Islamabad on the fourth day of the final of the Pakistan Hockey Federation's U16 boys schools national hockey championship at Bakhtaran Ali Dahot hockey stadium, Khairpur on Thursday.
Less than a fortnight later, a chemical attack on the village of Garmab, near Bakhtaran, prompted Iran's Foreign Minister Velayati to complain to UN Secretary-General Javier Perez de Cuellar.
The high Zagros unit (or Crush Zone) has three separate subunits, which consists of the Biston limestone (Upper Cretaceous-Lower Triassic), the Kermanshah ophiolite, and the Bakhtaran radiolarite.