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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

Many crafts in Iran was once American built, but their parts have been changed so largely through years that now you may hardly call them American built, or any old either. Example are F-5 fighters, ...
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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

Ali Vaez, Iran project director with the International Crisis Group, said that while U.S. sanctions have deprived Iran of the ability to renew and repair its fleet for decades, “one can’t overlook ...
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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

It’s not just one helicopter involved. Iran has a fleet of five Bell 212 aircraft helicopters used for VIP transport. Replacing them would have cost at least ten million dollars . In the days that ...
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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

Iran went through a major revolution in 1979, which later resulted in the Iran hostage crisis, where Iran stormed the US embassy and held hostages. As a result, Iran has been under an embargo from ...
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Why do I not see the result of the family planning carried out by China?

The problem is you're looking for tangible proof. As with many things related to demographics, the problem isn't possible to recognize on a local scale. One person with siblings does not paint a ...
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Why do I not see the result of the family planning carried out by China?

Something happened ten years before the policy has been introduced. Looking into decline curve as seen here, the reproduction rate dropped from 6 children per woman to the fully reasonable 2.5 in ...
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Why do I not see the result of the family planning carried out by China?

The one-child policy was not uniform across the country, and also had a lot of exceptions. Examples: In some places (the exact policy varies by region), you could have another child if your first ...
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Are communist parties in India neutral or siding with Chinese authorities on the India-China conflict?

There are 2 big Communist parties in India: CPI (Communist Party India) and CPI(M) (Communist Party India (Marxist) ). Oh, and don't confuse the above CPI(M) with Communist Party of India (Maoist). ...
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Are communist parties in India neutral or siding with Chinese authorities on the India-China conflict?

Short Answer Are communist parties in India neutral or sided to chinese authorities on india china conflict? Communist parties in India generally do not favor China over India in international ...
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What happens to Chinese illegal migrants to the US that the US wants to deport but China won't accept?

They are Released into the US This NBC News article from April 2024 cites a DHS report from 2021 that says: “Beijing’s refusal to cooperate forces ICE to release hundreds of PRC nationals, many with ...
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Why is the US military not taking actions against allegedly Chinese maritime militias in the South China sea?

Military actions could escalate tensions and potentially lead to a broader conflict, which neither side may desire. This is why the U.S. wouldn't attack those vessels. Moreover, if there is clear ...
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Veto power China has over Taiwan attempt to join the UN

The United States defends its veto of a strongly supported UN resolution that would have paved the way for full United Nations membership for Palestine. The US stresses that while it supports a two-...
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