Behruz Firuzi – Iranian cartoonist finishes first in Italian contest

Remarkable people with Iranian roots

The Iranian cartoonist Behruz Firuzi has won the first in the category satirical drawing at the 17th edition of the international competition Fax for Peace, Fax for Tolerance in Spilimbergo, Italy.

Other Iranian cartoonists Sohrab Kheiri and Parvin Mohammadi received honorable mention at the competition.

Peace, tolerance, fighting against any form of racism and the defense of human rights are the themes of the competition.

Sources:
– Gallery: http://www.faxforpeace.eu/?page_id=786
http://www.payvand.com/news/13/dec/1009.html

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