What is the IRI Iran?

What is the IRI Iran?

IRI or I.R.I. usually refers to the Islamic Republic of Iran, the official name of Iran since 1979.

What kind of country is Iran?

Iran officially the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persian: ايران‎), historically known as Persia, is a country in Western Asia. It is part of the Middle East region. It shares borders with Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, and Turkmenistan.

Why is Iran IRI in Olympics?

Iran, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran since 1979, first participated at the Olympic Games in 1900. Iran has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since 1948, except for 1980 and 1984 due to political boycotts.

Does Iran go to the Olympics?

Iran has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since 1948, except for 1980 and 1984 due to political boycotts. Iranian athletes have won a total of 76 medals, all in wrestling, weightlifting, taekwondo, athletics, shooting and karate. Iran’s National Olympic Committee was founded in 1947.

Which is the official name of the Islamic Republic of Iran?

IRI or I.R.I. usually refers to the Islamic Republic of Iran, the official name of Iran since 1979. IRI may also refer to: Iringa Airport, an airport in Tanzania serving Iringa and the surrounding Iringa Region by IATA airport code India Rejuvenation Initiative, an Indian anti-corruption organization formed by top bureaucrats and other dignitaries

What was the name of the Iranian army?

The Islamic Republic of Iran Army (Persian: ارتش جمهوری اسلامی ایران‎), acronymed AJA (Persian: آجا‎), simply known as the Iranian Army or Artesh (Persian: ارتش‎, translit.

When did the Islamic Republic of Iran Navy come into existence?

An Iranian navy in one form or another has existed since Achaemenid times and the First Persian Empire around 500 BC. The Islamic Republic of Iran Navy came into being when the former Imperial Iranian Navy (IIN) of the Pahlavi Era was renamed following the Iranian Revolution in 1979.

What kind of helicopter does the Iranian Navy use?

During 2000, the Islamic Republic of Iran Navy Aviation significantly improved its capability by taking delivery, from Russia, of a number of Mi-8 AMT (Mi-171) transport/attack helicopters. Under a contract signed in 1999, Russia agreed to supply 21 Mi-171s to Iran.

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