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New Director General in GSI

New Director General in GSI

Due to the commitment, expertise and valuable records, Dr. Alireza Shahidi is appointed to the position of Director General in Geological Survey of Iran.

A giant sinkhole opens up in drought-hit Iran

A giant sinkhole opens up in drought-hit Iran

A giant sinkhole measuring about a kilometre square and 60 metres deep has made a surprise appearance in western Iran. The sinkhole opened up on August 19 near the small village of Kerdabad, in the ...