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Iran’s Homing Pigeons

June 9, 2020
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Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons
Iran’s Homing Pigeons

Like so many around the world, Iranians pigeon enthusiasts look forward to the annual opportunity to compete, hoping their pigeons will be the first to fly home from the “liberation points” hundreds of kilometers away. These photographs show one pigeon fancier looking after his flock, ensuring they are ready for their long-distance flights.

Photographs: Islamic Republic News Agency

 

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