Mike Omassey served as an auto mechanics teacher at a boy’s school in Rezaiyeh between 1972 and 1973. Rezaiyeh is in the northwest corner of Iran and it the capital of the province of Western Azerbaijan located near Late Urmia. Mike learned and used Farsi in the school but learned and uses Azerbaijan Turkish with locals, especially in the bazaar. Today Rezaiyeh is named Urmia. Omassey did in-country training in Isfahan before he was assigned to Rezaiyeh. His pictures include scenes of Isfahan, Tehran, and Rezaiyeh. Click here to view the SLIDESHOW.
Dennis Briskin, Arak 1967-69. TEFL 16, has posted photos to the web that can be seen by clicking HERE.
Dennis also provides us with a beautiful slide show. You can view it HERE.
Here are photos submitted by Joel Hettger who served in Sangbast in 1971. Click HERE.