Feb 2, 2019, 7:24 PM
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Iran revolution 20 century's big event: Bosnian professor

Belgrade, Feb 02, IRNA- The 1979 Islamic Revolution of Iran is major development of the 20th century, a Bosnian academician said.

'Iran's Islamic Revolution is one of the big developments of past 100 years,' Namir Karahalilović, a full professor of Persian language and literature at the Philosophy Faculty of Sarajevo University (UNSA) told a meeting at the Iranian embassy in the Bosnian capital on Saturday.

The professor, one of whose research studies is Bosniak literary heritage in the Persian language, called for more support for the teaching of Persian language at the university.

Iran's Ambassador to the Balkan country Mahmoud Heidari stressed that Iran's diplomatic mission will do whatever it can to back the Persian language studies center at the Sarajevo University.

Muhamed Dželilović, the faculty's dean, praised Iran's help for Bosnia and Herzegovina, and said, 'The Bosnians will never forget their friends.'

Persian Language and Literature is an independent major for study at the Sarajevo University.


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