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Thread #166434   Message #4002199
Posted By: wysiwyg
26-Jul-19 - 04:20 PM
Thread Name: Persians
Subject: RE: Persians
I haven't read the whole thread because I so dislike wang-waving, but here's a story I'll be asking my bi-cultural friend about, because I never heard about it until now.

Excerpt: "...One of the little-known chapters of history was the widespread famine in Iran during World War I, caused by the British presence in Iran..."

http://english.khamenei.ir/news/2197/8-10-million-Iranians-died-over-Great-Famine-caused-by-the-British