Yearender: Difficulties lie ahead as Iran nuclear talks to enter new year
In 1953, for oil interest, the United States, with the help of the British, staged a coup in Iran that toppled the government of Mohammed Mossadegh, and restored the rule of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. However, in 1979, the Shah of Iran, who was ...
U.S. delays release of Iran coup study
The history of the 1953 ouster of Iran's popularly elected prime minister, Mohammad Mossadegh, is well-known. And just last year, newly classified documents offered more details about the motivations that led the U.S. and Britain to take covert action ...
The CIA's Secret Killers
... President of Indonesia, Kim Il Sung, Premier of North Korea, Mohammed Mossadegh, Claro M. Recto (the Philippines opposition leader), Jawaharlal Nehru, Gamal Abdul Nasser, Norodom Sihanouk, José Figueres,Francois “Papa Doc” Duvalier, Gen.
State Dept Delays Release of Study on 1953 Iran Coup
In 1953, the CIA orchestrated a coup d'etat against the democratically elected government of Iranian Premier Mohammad Mossadegh, installing Shah Reza Pahlavi. It's no secret that the CIA did it, and the US has admitted it time and again, but the State ...