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Executions Of 1988... 28/07/1988 History
MKO was a leftist Islamic group that staged armed uprising against the Shah's regime. However, they fell at odds with the central government after 197...View Details»

The Mersad Operation... 28/07/1988 History
After Iran accepted the UN resolution #598 and declared a ceasefire with Iraq, Saddam Hussein used the terrorist MKO group encamped in Iraq to gain as...View Details»

Operation Mersad Begins ... 26/07/1988 History
Operation Mersad was the name given by the Iranian government, taken from the Persian word meaning 'ambush' was the last major military operation of t...View Details»

End Of 8 Year Iran-Iraq War... 18/07/1988 History
Iran decided to call off the war with Iraq because there was growing opposition to it among Iranians. Khomeini described his decision to end the war a...View Details»

IR655: U.S. Shoots Down Iranian Civilian Airplane... 03/07/1988 History
Iran Air Flight 655 "IR655" was a commercial flight, that flew on a Tehran-Bandar Abbas-Dubai route. On this day, the flight was shot down by USS Vinc...View Details»