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Tehran Jews Talk of Future in Iran

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/tehran_jews_talk_of_future_in_iran_20060421

The trip was a rare group visit abroad by Iranian Jews, who live in an Islamic community whose government is virulently opposed to the State of Israel. The Iranians -- ages 14 to 30 -- came to Russia thanks to diplomatic efforts by Arkady Gaidamak, a Russian Jewish leader and businessman, who helped obtain a special permit from Iranian authorities.

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