Farzad Foruzanfar said on Sunday that the French team discovered the
settlement during their recent studies at the foot of Mount Damavand.
added that the center is currently conducting additional studies in the
area and plans to extend the work toward the city of Damavand.
Alborz Mountains and Mount Damavand are of great importance to
paleontologists, but no serious study had been carried out in the region.
The French team is now diligently conducting the study.
study will cover the Tehran region as well in order to learn more about
lifestyles in prehistoric times,” he said.
also stated that the team had previously carried out research projects in
Yazd Province, leading to the discovery of cave dwellings established
several thousand years ago.