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Iran Coup

The CIA's Coup Against Iran's Mohammad Mossadegh

ADST | Posted 08.18.2015 | World
ADST

Beginning in January 1953, the U.S. and Britain agreed to work together toward Mosaddegh's removal. The plot, known as Operation Ajax, centered on convincing Iran's monarch to issue a decree to dismiss Mossadegh from office.

US Crippling Sanctions Against Iran: A New Wave of Anti-Americanism (Part 1)

Akbar Ganji | Posted 11.03.2013 | World
Akbar Ganji

A great majority of the Iranian people support negotiations with the U.S. and want good relations with America. Re-establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries is in the national interests of both, and is boost to the cause of respect for and improvement of human rights in Iran.

Iran To Sue U.S. Over 1953 Coup, Seems To Forget That Whole Storming The Embassy Thing

AP | Posted 08.28.2013 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran's parliament gave preliminary approval Wednesday to a bill requiring the government to sue the U.S. for its involvement in the 19...

Could Iran Sue The U.S. Over The 1953 Coup?

AP | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's parliament has approved fast tracking debate on a bill that seeks to sue the U.S. for its involvement in the 1953 coup tha...

CIA Admits It Was Behind Iran's 1953 Coup

Foreign Policy | Posted 08.19.2013 | World

The agency finally owns up to its role in the 1953 operation....