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Sometimes, all you need is a little bit of muscle.
Or a lot of muscle.
At least that's according to 24-stone 24-year-old Iranian weight lifter Sajad Gharibi, who has volunteered to join the Iranian military forces fighting alongside Bashar al-Assad's troops against Isis.
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Calming the heart and the life I have faith in God and his infallible Imams.
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