Students shave heads in sympathy with teacher (Photos)

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Students in a school in Hamadan, western Iran, have shaved their heads to show sympathy with their teacher who is terminally ill.

Mohammad Reza Ghaderi, a physical education teacher in an elementary school in Hamadan and a cycling champion in Iran and Asia, has recently been diagnosed with cancer. To express sympathy with their teacher, the school students shaved their heads bald.

The following are the photos Mehr News Agency released online on January 14 of the teacher and his compassionate students. Take a look:


Emad Askarieh has worked as a journalist since 2002. The main focus of his work is foreign policy and world diplomacy. He started his career at Iran Front Page Media Group, and is currently serving as the World Editor and the Vice-President for Executive Affairs at the Iran Front Page (IFP) news website.


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