Iranian Revolution: 40 years later | IN 60 SECONDS
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Iranian Revolution: 40 years later | IN 60 SECONDS

1979 was a momentous year in the Middle East — the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty, Saddam Hussein becoming president of Iraq, and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. But in retrospect, the most significant event was the Iranian revolution, an anniversary we mark on February 11. The revolution removed the Shah, who had been our chief proxy […]

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