Who Won the 1951
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Mohammed Mossadegh

1950 Time Person Of The Year Winner
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1951 Time Person Of The Year Winner Mohammed Mossadegh News

CISLA Students Speak with Iranian President

The Connecticut College Voice
Three events in particular have appeared to have impacted this relationship, namely, i) The 1956 overthrow of Mohammed Mossadegh by the CIA and MI-6 ii) The Iranian Hostage Crisis in 1979 iii) George Bush's axis of evil speech in 2002. In your opinion ...

1951 Time Person Of The Year Winner Mohammed Mossadegh News

The key moments in the long history of US-Iran tensions

Washington Post (blog)
A joint British-American plot led to the ousting of the country's democratically elected prime minister, Mohammed Mossadegh, in 1953 and the installation of an authoritarian monarchy that was pliant to Western interests. Mossadegh had ruffled feathers ...


1951 Time Person Of The Year Winner Mohammed Mossadegh News

Iran's anti-American rhetoric is a good sign for nuclear negotiations

Middle East Eye
With regard to the US, Iran's first encounter with American interference began with the 1953 Operation Ajax, in which the CIA engineered a coup to overthrow then-Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh in order to head off his oil nationalisation programme ...

1951 Time Person Of The Year Winner Mohammed Mossadegh News

Iran riches coveted by Big Oil

The Daily Star
When Iran voted to nationalize British oil interests in 1951, London responded first with an oil embargo and later orchestrated a coup with the help of the CIA, codenamed “Operation Ajax,” to overthrow Iran's nationalist prime minister, Mohammad Mossadegh.

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