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News Iran » History: Iran Threatens U.S. Navy Ships Amid Massive War Drills

News channel or source: http://freebeacon.com/national-security/iran-threatens-u-s-navy-ships-amid-massive-war-drills/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Michael Rubin, a former Pentagon adviser and expert on rogue regimes, told the Free Beacon that Iran has a history of not respecting international waters. "The problem with the Iranian leadership is that they don't understand that international waters are ...

News Iran » History: Mount Khwaja, Eyewitness to Iranian History

News channel or source: https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2018/01/23/1633704/mount-khwaja-eyewitness-to-iranian-history
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's Sistan and Balouchistan Province is steeped in ancient history datable to over 5000 years and boasts of the most significant archeological and historical sites in the country. The Sistan region has long been a prosperous land where ...

News Iran » History: It’s Past Time for Americans to Take a Peek Behind the Iran Curtain

News channel or source: http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/167967
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

In their own history they have seen domestically just about everything they hear about the United States. There are some things they find hard to understand about our society. Guns are outlawed in Iran. Alcohol and drugs are minor problems. Violent crimes ...

News Iran » History: Book review: Iran: A Modern History by Abbas Amanat

News channel or source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/iran-modern-history-abbas-amanat-review-l3rln7cqh
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Embarking on a 1,000-page history of Iran might seem a trial too far for many. This monumental tome is neither for the faint-hearted nor those in search of a breezy read. Yet for those with an interest in this pivotal and mercurial country, Abbas Amanat ...

News Iran » History: THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Jan. 20: Iran releases American hostages as Reagan takes office

News channel or source: http://www.starnewsonline.com/news/20180119/this-date-in-history-jan-20-iran-releases-american-hostages-as-reagan-takes-office
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Today is Saturday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2018. There are 345 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 20, 1981, Iran released 52 Americans it had held hostage for 444 days, minutes after the presidency had passed from Jimmy Carter to ...

News Iran » History: Iran-Iraq War

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/topics/iran-iraq-war
Publication date: Friday 20 February 2015

Three things distinguish the Iran-Iraq War. First, it was inordinately protracted, lasting longer than either world war, essentially because Iran did not want to end it, while Iraq could not. Second, it was sharply asymmetrical in the means employed by ...

News Iran » History: Iranian regime’s history of violent crackdowns against dissent

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/perspective/features/2018/01/11/Iranian-regime-s-history-of-violent-crackdowns-against-dissent.html
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

At the start of the 1979 Iranian Revolution, the people of Iran looked upon Ayatollah Khomeini as their saviour, someone who would free them from the oppressive regime of Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi. As the dust settled on the revolution, the Shah fled the ...

News Iran » History: US history of savagery unfit to let Americans accuse Iran

News channel or source: https://en.mehrnews.com/news/131133/US-history-of-savagery-unfit-to-let-Americans-accuse-Iran
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (MNA) – Major General Bagheri, the Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces condemned US interventionist approach toward Iran’s domestic affairs in an address on Wednesday. “US which is a symbol of injustice with its history of murder ...

News Iran » History: US-Iran relations: When history isn’t history after all

News channel or source: http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2014/06/19/us-iran-relations-when-history-isnt-history-after-all/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 June 2014

I learned what a trickster history can be 20 years ago at Hanoi airport. After everything the United States gave and lost in Vietnam while trying to keep it safe from Communism, who would have thought you would find the lion lying down with the lamb at a ...

News Iran » History: Iran, Stubborn History and a Toast to the Future

News channel or source: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/30025-iran-stubborn-history-and-a-toast-to-the-future
Publication date: Saturday 04 April 2015

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence. On November 4, 1979, a group of Iranian students stormed the US Embassy in Tehran. The students ...