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Students Shot Dead At Tehran University... 07/12/1953 History
On Nov, 15, 1953 it had been announced that Richard Nixon was travelling to Tehran. The wounds of the CIA backed coup were still bleeding and universi...View Details»

Iran became a member of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the U... 01/12/1953 History
FAO in Iran | FAO | Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Iran became a member of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the Unite...View Details»

British Diplomats To Reopen Tehran Embassy... 24/11/1953 History
Three months after the CIA backed coup on Aug, 19 that toppled the popular Mosaddegh regime, 15 English diplomats and embassy staff enter Tehran to re...View Details»

The Day After Operation TP-AJAX... 20/08/1953 History
TP-AJAX Code name for a covert CIA/MI6 backed military coup that toppled the democratic regime of Dr. Mosaddegh on Aug, 19, 1953 and restored Pahlavi ...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»

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»

Iran 1953: US Envoy to Baghdad Suggested to Fleeing Shah He Not Acknow... 17/08/1953 History
*** U.S. Ambassador to Tehran Loy W. Henderson (1951-1954). (Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress) Iran 1953: US Envoy to Baghdad Suggested to Fl...View Details»

Shah Dismisses The Prime Minister... 13/08/1953 History
Shah had totally lost control and was already taking orders from outside while signing a decree dismissing the popular Prime Minister Mosaddegh and re...View Details»

Iranian parliamentary dissolution referendum, 1953... 04/08/1953 Media
Iranian people go to the polls. Iranian parliamentary dissolution referendum, 1953 4 August Mosaddeq approached the Tudeh Party still more closely....View Details»

Unseen images of the 1953 Iran coup – in pictures | World news | The G... 02/08/1953 Media
2 August 1953 The Russian ambassador, Anatoly Lavrentiev, arrived in Tehran on 26 July and met with Iran’s prime minister, Mohammad Mosaddeq, on 28 J...View Details»