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" 1979 Islamic Revolution"

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World - Region
10/9/2021 11:15:24 AM
Abolhassan Banisadr, Iran's first president after the country's 1979 Islamic Revolution who fled Tehran after being impeached for challenging the growing power of clerics as the nation became a theocracy, died Saturday. He was 88.

Opinion -
6/10/2021 1:08:00 PM
Iran will be electing a new president later this month, but any hope that this could lead to change from within the regime is simply wishful thinking

Arts & Culture - Film
5/5/2020 4:11:24 PM
The new coronavirus pandemic has brought back something unseen in Iran since its 1979 Islamic Revolution: a drive-in movie theater

World - International
2/11/2020 5:46:39 PM

World - Region
7/23/2018 4:38:50 PM

Arts & Culture - Film
2/2/2014 3:08:41 PM
Iran's most important film festival, which runs from 1 until 11 February, was established to celebrate the 1979 Islamic revolution

Sports - World
11/7/2013 6:18:00 PM
FIFA chief Sepp Blatter appealed to the Iranian authorities on Thursday to end the ban on women attending men's football matches in force since the 1979 Islamic revolution

World - Region
10/14/2013 2:04:21 PM
Iran's president Rouhani urges authorities not to block scholars from taking part in international gatherings calling it 'scientific diplomacy

World - Region
9/28/2013 10:20:36 AM
A recent phone call between Presidents Obama and Rouhani was the first between Iranian and American heads of government since the 1979 Islamic revolution, signaling a shift in the Iranian diplomatic stance toward Western powers

World - Region
8/3/2013 12:30:46 PM
Iran's president-elect Hassan Rowhani meets Iran's supreme leader to be endorsed as the country's seventh president

World - International
7/21/2013 11:40:57 PM
Iran's halting of relations with the United States since its 1979 Islamic revolution goes against ongoing efforts to restart talks after moderate Hassan Rowhani ascent to presidency

World - Region
2/20/2012 6:53:25 PM
A breakdown of Iranian-Israeli relations which faltered severely after Iran's 1979 Islamic revolution

World - Region
2/10/2012 4:59:47 PM
PM Ismail Haniya arrives in Tehran to meet supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, as country celebrates 33 anniversary of 1979 Islamic Revolution

Egypt - Politics
4/5/2011 12:56:42 AM
Egypt will not be ruled by "another (Ayatollah) Khomeini," the country's military said on Monday, in reference to the cleric who led Iran's 1979 Islamic revolution, the official MENA news agency reported

Egypt - Politics
2/22/2011 2:43:36 AM
First Iranian ships to cross Suez Canal since the 1979 Islamic Revolution put Israel on alert