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Iran Revolution anniversary

This year marks 40 years since Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution, when 2,500 years of monarchy gave way to a Shiite Muslim-led theocracy. In part 2 of an AP series, our reporters recall Khomeini’s return home.
This year marks 40 years since Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution, when 2,500 years of monarchy gave way to a Shiite supreme leader. In part 1 of an AP series, reporters recall the shah’s ouster.
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