Thousands of Iranians mark 40 years since Shah's fall

Published Feb 11, 2019, 6:09 pm IST
Tens of thousands rallied through snow in Tehran on Monday (February 11) to celebrate the fall of Iran's U.S.-backed Shah ...
Tens of thousands rallied through snow in Tehran on Monday (February 11) to celebrate the fall of Iran's U.S.-backed Shah forty years ago and the triumph of Ayatollah Khomeini, the Shi'ite cleric who would lead an Islamic Revolution that rattles the West to this day. Mia Womesley reports.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT