Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:51AM
Dr. Mohammad Mosaddeq.
Dr. Mohammad Mosaddeq.
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Yusef Jalali
Press TV, Iran

Iran is marking the 66th anniversary of the nationalization of the country’s oil industry. The nationalization took place in 1951, under a movement led by renowned politician Mohammad Mosaddeq. Two years later, Mosaddeq who was then the country’s prime minister, was toppled in a coup aided the US and Britain. Press TV’s Yousef Jalali has the details.