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Iran: AIDS rate doubles in the holy city of Qom
Adnkronos International ^ | January 11, 2008 | AKI

Posted on 01/14/2008 12:54:07 PM PST by Squidpup

Tehran, 11 Jan. (AKI) - In the past year, the incidence of AIDS has doubled in the holy Shia city of Qom, second only to the Iraqi city of Najaf in religious significance.

"The great share of the newly infected have contracted the HIV virus, not through using infected syringes, but through unprotected sexual relations," said Amir, Akbari, director of the city's health centre.

In the past year the number of those affected by AIDS in Qom has risen from 177 to 324.

Forty per cent of those infected are students from the theological colleges in Qom. In Iran, according to official estimates, there are more than 16,000 infected with AIDS in the country, while non-government organisations put the total number above 100,000.

TOPICS: Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs
KEYWORDS: aids; ayatollah; dajjal; islam; muslim; muslims; perversion; religionofpeace; rop
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To: Squidpup

Something new we learn about the twelfth imam.

21 posted on 01/14/2008 1:59:42 PM PST by Cheburashka (Liberalism: a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.)
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To: Squidpup
So why is this muzzie cesspool called a holy city?
22 posted on 01/14/2008 2:23:02 PM PST by isrul
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To: odds


23 posted on 01/14/2008 2:33:37 PM PST by Dajjal
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To: NeoCaveman

I had no idea there were that many hemophiliacs in Iran. /sarc

24 posted on 01/14/2008 2:36:02 PM PST by CholeraJoe (The older you are, the easier it is to convince people you are senile and they'll stop bugging you.)
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To: Squidpup

You have sex with little boys and you get AIDS.

25 posted on 01/14/2008 2:39:48 PM PST by chiefqc
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To: CholeraJoe

And of course, the famous needle parks in Iran....

26 posted on 01/14/2008 4:43:04 PM PST by NeoCaveman (It's a Texas Hold Em Primary and Fred is "All In" in South Carolina)
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To: elhombrelibre

They will figure out how to hide this news.

27 posted on 01/14/2008 5:44:43 PM PST by Marine_Uncle (Duncan Hunter for POTUS)
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To: Dajjal
Many porn sites on the net are apparently accessed from Qom too! *

I'm not surprised, it is a religion that is obsessed with "huris" i.e. "virgins" in this life and after life! Many of the clerics and their socalled students are sexually frustrated and are perverts. Heard of Seegheh?

28 posted on 01/14/2008 8:37:17 PM PST by odds
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To: odds; Dajjal
Interesting link, odds.

The Muslim clerics in Iran since Arab-Islam invasion of Iran starting in the 7th century have always been extremely influential and actively tried to enforce and embed the Islamic 7th century laws in Iran, hence, indoctrinated the mass population over the ensuing centuries in Iran. When the late Shah and his father “Reza Shah” tried to diminish the cleric influence in Iran, the clerics resented the intervention. To this date, most, if not all, the ruling clerics despise the Pahlavi Dynasty, mainly because the Pahlavis tried to reduce the power of the clerics. With the rise of Mullahs to power in 1979, many if not all backward and 7th century Islamic laws have been imposed in Iran again and in full force. The idea or practice of polygamy or “Seegheh” does not exist in traditional Iranian/Persian culture. It is an Islam-Arab practice.

29 posted on 01/15/2008 12:46:58 AM PST by XR7
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