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After the nationalization of the former British oil-wells and refinery in Abadan, two workers operate the remote control valve at well No.160.
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After the nationalization of the former British oil-wells and refinery in Abadan...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas. 
US-pilot Jim Springer cranks his Piper-cub, local boys watch.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.
Iranian soldiers mixing BHC bait for Soviet planes at Mehmetabad near Kerman.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.
Iranian soldiers loading BHC bait on donkeys for Soviet planes at Mehmetabad near Kerman.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia      
threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation,    
US- and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the      
infested areas and prevented a major catastrophe.      
Iranian soldiers spraying in the Shiraz-area.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harves...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.     
Locusts have landed in a garden near Shiraz.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia
threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation,
US- and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the
infested areas.US-pilot Dick Dyer flies past a flag-
waving farmer who indicates the border of infestation.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.
The Stearman, a biplane, flying low over an infested area.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.     
Iranian boys next to the biplane Stearman.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In a unique cooperation, US and Soviet pilots and specialists sprayed the infested areas.      
Locusts near Shiraz.
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In 1952 locust swarms flying in from Saudi Arabia threatened Iran's harvest. In...

The third century monument showing Roman Emperor Valerian kneeling before the Sassanid King Shahpur I, who vanquished the Roman troops near Persepolis, Iran.
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The third century monument showing Roman Emperor Valerian kneeling before the Sa...