Where is the World is Jalil Azad? A recent article* in the Telegraph caught my interest. John Bolton, our former Ambassador to the United Nations, said that we should bomb Quds Force and Hezbollah terrorist training camps located inside Iran.
I thought it might be interesting to look at Jalil Azad on Google Earth, so I first set about to find it on a map. Google searches only turned up references to the Telegraph article, other reports citing it, and others commenting on it.
The one thing I didn't find was Jalil Azad! I dug deeper, but still came up dry.
I've written to several well-known commentators, bloggers, radio talk show hosts, the coalition in Iraq, and to the Telegraph.
Most did not reply, but those who did either just speculated or apparently sought to assure me or blow me off without informing me:
I would think there would be a lot of interest in this town, and even bigger news if no one else could find it!
Am I the only person asking this question?!
If anybody out there knows anything, please let me know!
Thanks to some help via Google Groups, I found out there are two of them. One is close to Tehran and one 400 miles away, but closer to Iraq. The one outside Tehran is here: