Iran's 1979 Revolution
The latest news and views about the 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran
Parachutists jump off Iran’s tallest tower to mark Islamic Republic Day
Parachutists have jumped off Tehran’s Milad Tower, the tallest in Iran, to mark the anniversary of the establishment of the Islamic Republic, which followed the ouster of the Pahlavi monarchy in the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Hezbollah chief says massive rallies in Iran gave strong response to enemies
The secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah movement has hailed the mass participation of Iranians in nationwide rallies on the 44th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution. Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah stated that the people’s epic presence gave a proper response to false speculation that the time was up for the Islamic establishment.
President Raisi: Enemies tried in vain to destabilize Iran after pressure policy failed
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi says the enemies resorted to an abortive plot to incite riots and unrest in Iran after they failed to bring the nation to its knees via a military action and a campaign of sanctions and “maximum pressure.”
In Iran, millions mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic Revolution with mass rallies
Millions of Iranians take to the streets countrywide to mark the 44th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, which toppled the US-backed Pahlavi monarchy.
Parachutists jump off Tehran’s Milad Tower to mark Islamic Republic Day
Parachutists have jumped off Tehran’s Milad Tower, Iran’s tallest, to mark the anniversary of the establishment of the Islamic Republic, which followed the ouster of the Pahlavi monarchy in the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Raisi: Iran never pins hopes on US, Vienna talks
Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi reaffirms that the administration under his watch pursues a “balanced” policy in foreign relations, and that it never pins any hopes on the US and the outcome of the Vienna talks in running state affairs.
Iranians hold mass rallies to mark anniv. of 1979 Revolution
Millions of Iranians are out on the streets across the country to mark the 43rd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, which overthrew the US-backed Pahlavi regime, the country’s last monarchy.
President Raisi: Message of Islamic Revolution rejection of domination
Iran’s president Ebrahim Raisi has said the 1979 Islamic Revolution’s message was rejecting domination and defending the oppressed.
Raisi, cabinet pay respect to Imam Khomeini
President Ebrahim Raisi and his administration have paid tribute to the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Imam Khomeini, as Iranians mark the 43rd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, which toppled the US-backed Pahlavi monarchy.
Ten-day Dawn special programs begin in shrine of Imam Khomeini
The commemoration ceremony of the 12th of Bahman, February 1, which coincides with the 43rd anniversary of Imam Khomeini's arrival in Iran, was held in the holy shrine of the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran in southern Tehran.
Islamic Republic Loses Its Power without Grassroots Support: Zarif
The Iranian foreign minister says popular support contributes heavily to the Islamic Republic's power and is instrumental in the country's national might.
Iranian People Attend Drive-in Parades to Mark 1979 Revolution
A large number of Iranian people have taken their cars, motorcycles and bicycles to the streets across the country to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, which toppled the US-backed Pahlavi regime in 1979.
Iranians Emerged Victorious against Armed-to-the-Teeth Enemy: Zarif
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Iranian nation emerged victorious against an armed-to-the-teeth regime without any foreign support, so it should be addressed only with dignity and respect.
Foreign Ambassadors Felicitate President Rouhani on Revolution Anniversary
On the eve of the 42nd anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution, foreign ambassadors extended congratulations to the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran on the revolution anniversary.
President Rouhani Renews Allegiance to Imam Khomeini
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and a number of his cabinet members renewed their allegiance to the ideals of Imam Khomeini, the founder of the Islamic Republic, ahead of the anniversary of
‘Iran Secured Major Achievements after 1979 Islamic Revolution’
Iran’s government spokesman says the country has secured numerous achievements since the victory of its 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Iran Inaugurates 13 Major Water, Electricity Projects
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has inaugurated 13 major national projects in the fields of water and electricity with an investment of over 4.7 trillion tomans.
Diplomacy Key Tool for Realizing Islamic Revolution Goals: Zarif
The Iranian foreign minister says the objectives of the 1979 Islamic Revolution of Iran will not be realized without using diplomacy along with other tools.
Top Iranian Cleric Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi Dies at 89
Senior Iranian cleric and veteran politician Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi has passed away at the age of 89.
‘Animosity towards Iran Caused by Its Rejection of Both West, East’
The enemies of Iran keep trying to topple the Islamic Establishment, but to no avail, an Iranian official says, citing Tehran’s rejection of both the West and the East as the reason for such hostilities.
Iran’s IRGC Strongly Warns Enemies against Making Any Mistake
Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has issued a statement on Tuesday to voice its readiness to foil all plots and threats of the enemies.
Millions in Iran Pour into Streets to Attend Revolution Anniversary Rallies
Millions of people from all walks of life took to the streets on Tuesday to attend nationwide rallies marking the 41st anniversary of the victory of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Iran Leader Grants Clemency to 2,315 Inmates
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has agreed to pardon or commute the sentences of a large number of Iranian convicts on the occasion of the 41st anniversary of the victory of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Iran’s Parachute Show on Occasion of 1979 Revolution Anniversary
Photo by Mohammad-Saeid Saeidi, YJC
Rouhani, Cabinet Renew Allegiance with Imam Khomeini
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and members of his cabinet paid a visit to Imam Khomeini’s mausoleum on Sunday, and renewed allegiance with the late founder of the Islamic Republic and the martyrs’ ideals.