Cyrus Niknia was an officer of the shahs elite force called Javidan for almost 30 years in Iran . He is married to Gholamabbas Nickpurs aunt. Mr. Nickpur lived in the home of Freydoon Bakhtiari from birth until he was 13 years old (1964-1977). Freydoon was the cousin of Dr.Shapour Bakhtiar the last Prime minister under the shah befor the Iranian revolution in 1979.
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