The true face of Iran

I’ll show a (tiny) bunch of pics my smart-bunny took in Iran & which are in line with many Westerners’ expectations from that country. Then I’ll throw in a photo that sums up the whole Islamic Republic as it actually is. Alright with it? So let’s go!

What the Islamic Republic looks like from the West

Tehran Railway Station (August 5th, 2015, 22h20), with both Supreme Guides' pictures on it.
The Tehran Railway Station (August 5th, 2015, 10:20 pm), with both Supreme Guides’ pictures on it.
Nucl... I mean thermic power plant on the road between Isfahan and Kashan (July 31th, 2015, 11:01 am)
Nucl– I mean thermal power plant on the highway between Isfahan and Kashan (July 31th, 2015, 11:01 am)
One of the posters promoting nuclear energy in the Mahan shrine (Kerman province) (July 23rd, 2015, 11:39 am)
One of the posters promoting nuclear energy in the Ne’matollah Vali shrine (Mahan, Kerman province) (July 23rd, 2015, 11:39 am).
Police keeping an eye on drivers on the highway between Kashan and Isfahan (31 July, 2015, 11h44). Security forces are actually a rare sight in most urban areas.
Police keeping an eye on drivers on the highway between Isfahan and Kashan (31 July, 2015, 11:44 am). Law enforcement are actually a rare sight in most urban areas.
Inside the Emâm-Rezâ shrine in Mashhad (Razavi Khorasan province) (August 3rd, 9:32 am)
Inside the Imam Rezâ shrine in Mashhad (Razavi Khorasan province) (August 3rd, 2015, 9:32 am)
In the streets of Mashhad (August 2nd, 9:39 pm). The couple are clearly Arab (Gulf?) pilgrims.
In the streets of Mashhad (August 2nd, 2015, 9:39 pm). The couple are clearly Arab (Gulf?) pilgrims.

What the Islamic Republic actually is, in one pic

This is a birthday cake legally bought from a bakery. Courtesy of an Iranian friend in Shiraz (Fars/Persia province) (February 27th, 2016)
This is a birthday cake legally bought from a bakery. Courtesy of an Iranian friend in Shiraz (Fars/Persia province) (February 27th, 2016)

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