What roles did Britain and Russia play in Iran?

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What is at stake in the negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program?
  • February 21, 2014
How has the current leadership in Iran and the U.S. changed international affairs?
  • February 21, 2014
What major historical events have shaped relations between Iran and the United States?
  • February 21, 2014
Can we trust Iran to keep its nuclear agreement?
  • August 27, 2014
Who are you and what do you do?
  • February 29, 2008
What was the Constitutional Revolution?
  • February 29, 2008
What is Iran’s role in the Middle East?
  • February 29, 2008
What roles did Britain and Russia play in Iran?
  • February 29, 2008
Why did oil become important in World War I?
  • February 29, 2008
How did Reza Khan change the role of the government?
  • February 29, 2008
How did Reza Shah try to modernize Iran?
  • February 29, 2008
How did Reza Shah’s son Mohammad Reza Pahlavi come to power?
  • February 29, 2008
Why were mosques important in protests against the government?
  • February 29, 2008
Why did women start veiling themselves again during the Revolution?
  • February 29, 2008
Why is the 1953 coup important to Iranians?
  • February 29, 2008
To nationalize means to bring under government control. How did Iran nationalize its oil?
  • February 29, 2008
How did the United States intervene in Iran in 1953?
  • February 29, 2008
Why is Iran concerned about U.S. policy?
  • February 29, 2008
How did Reza Khan become the shah?
  • February 29, 2008
What do Iranians think about the United States?
  • February 29, 2008
What was the hostage crisis?
  • February 29, 2008
What was the Iranian reaction to the hostage crisis?
  • February 29, 2008
How did the hostage crisis affect U.S. perceptions of Iran?
  • February 29, 2008
How did the United States try to rescue the hostages?
  • February 29, 2008
How did the hostage crisis end?
  • February 29, 2008
What are the U.S. and Iranian perspectives on Iran’s nuclear policy?
  • February 29, 2008
Why might Iran want nuclear weapons?
  • February 29, 2008
What was the Iranian Revolution?
  • February 29, 2008
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