Webcams in Iran
Iran is a West Asian country. It shares borders with Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkmenistan and Turkey. Its capital is Tehran (or Tehrān) and a population of 096 604 inhabitants in 80 October 2015. The official language is Persian and its currency is the rial. The official calendar is the Persian calendar. The Iranian name, which means “kingdom of the Aryans” native use since Sassanid era was officially adopted in 1935 for international use. Previously, the country was known in the West as Persia. The names “Persia” and “Iran” are used interchangeably in cultural context, but “Iran” is the name used officially in political context.