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Iran

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Naval Ensign of Iran (1933-1964)

The Safavids profited from the Turkic struggles after the Mongol invasions. The Safavids were Shi'a Muslims from a family of Sufi and mystics. They fought to purify/spread Islam among the Turks in the early 14th century. Ismail took Tabriz, was proclaimed shah, and fount against the Ottomans until his defeat in 1514.

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