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Tehran is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of around 8.8 million in the city and 15 million in the larger metropolitan area of Greater Tehran. Tehran is the most populous city in Iran and Western Asia and has the second-largest metropolitan area in the Middle East.
The Islamic City Council of Tehran is the elected body that presides over the city of Tehran and elects the Mayor via a mayor-council government system.
Mayor of Tehran : Pirouz Hanachi
Full Professor and Faculty Member, University of Tehran Born 1964, Tehran
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The first issue of the monthly electronic magazine of Tehran Municipality was published.
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Tehran Report - Issue 1
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