Hundreds of thousands of students, clerics, soldiers and black-clad women holding small children thronged streets across Iran to mark the toppling of the shah – many carrying portraits of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, who died in 1989, and Iran’s current supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Continue reading…

Read More Iranians mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic revolution – in pictures

Facebook Comments