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Ardeshir 3. Becomes King... 19/08/379 History
After Shapour 2's death, Ardeshir 3 (379-383) becomes the new Sassanid king. There's a debate whether he was the son or the brother of Shapour 2. His ...View Details»

CIA Backed Coup Topples Mosaddegh... 19/08/1953 History
Kim Roosevelt, the grandson of Theodore Roosevelt was on a mission for CIA when he arrived in Tehran on Aug, 8, 1953, 16 days before the shameful oper...View Details»

CIA-assisted coup overthrows government of Iran ... 19/08/1953 History
The Iranian military, with the support and financial assistance of the United States government, overthrows the government of Premier Mohammed Mosadde...View Details»

Fire In Rex Movie Theatre Kills 377... 19/08/1978 History
A fire broke out at the Rex Cinema in Abadan at around 8:21 pm while hundreds of people were watching a movie called Gavaznha. From around 700 people ...View Details»

IRI Helps Free US Hostages In Lebanon... 19/08/1989 History
Eight U.S. hostages were being held in Lebanon and the Reagan administration was struggling to get them back. On Aug, 19, 1989, Iran offered to assist...View Details»

Growing numbers of citizens ready to fight gov\'t tyranny - National ... 19/08/2013 News
Various reports published by alternative news sources across America show that growing numbers of citizens are now ready to fight what they believe is...View Details»

Egypt Junta Suffocates 38 Detainees in Police Van -- News from Antiw... 19/08/2013 News
by Jason Ditz The death toll at the hands of Egypt’s military junta continues to rise today, after 38 captured protesters were suffocated to death in ...View Details»

The Cairo Junta and Its Washington Paymasters » CounterPunch: Tells th... 19/08/2013 News
by RON JACOBS As we watch the Egyptian military and police forces kill and maim their fellow Egyptians we can wonder if Washington will cut off all a...View Details»

Guess who\'s behind the Egyptian junta! CIA finally admits it masterm... 19/08/2013 News
On the 60th anniversary of the 1953 military coup in Iran that overthrew the government of radical nationalist Mohammad Mossadegh, the US has declassi...View Details»

In classified cyberwar against Iran, trail of Stuxnet leak leads to Wh... 19/08/2013 News
By Rowan Scarborough The Obama administration provided a New York Times reporter exclusive access to a range of high-level national security officials...View Details»