1979 revolution


  • Iran 2020-02-09 18:04

    Progresses that followed the 1979 revolution in Iran

    After the 1979 Islamic Revolution, Iran emerged from a country dependent on the West, mainly the United States, to an independent democratic state which also prospered considerably in terms of science, military, and economy. All these things happened despite unprecedented economic sanctions and pressures.

  • An art lover takes photos as she visits an exhibition of photos by Qasem Haj-Mohammadi at the Iran Photographers House in Tehran on February 5, 2018. (Tasnim/Mohammad-Ali Asadi)  2018-02-06 19:11

    Tehran exhibition displays photos of 1979 revolution

    TEHRAN – An exhibition opened at the Iran Photographers House in Tehran on Monday displaying rarely seen photos of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

  • تجدید میثاق اعضای هیات دولت با آرمان های امام خمینی (ره) 2017-01-30 21:36

    Rouhani says sovereignty not the same as isolation

    TEHRAN - Ahead of the 38th anniversary of the 1979 revolution that ousted a pro-Western monarchy, President Hassan Rouhani on Monday highlighted the importance of engaging with the world, differentiating sovereignty from isolation.