Donald Trump poster near Azadi Square, formally know Meydaneh Shahyaad
Reza Pahlavi and the Mayor of Beverly Hills
Reza Pahlavi Crown Prince of Iran speaking in Beverly Hills
Reza Pahlavi Crown Prince of Iran
Democratic Congressman Brad Sherman speaks to VOA’s Persian Service on the sidelines of a briefing to members of the Organization of Iranian-American Communities (OIAC) at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, Jan. 24, 2017.
Republican House members Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Dana Rohrabacher prepare to speak to the Organization of Iranian-American Communities (OIAC), an Iranian opposition group, at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, Jan. 24, 2017.
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 02: Founder and trustee of the King Faisal Foundation as well as the Chairman of the King Faisal Centre for Research and Islamic Studies HRH Prince Turki Al-Faisal speaks on stage during the 2015 Concordia Summit at Grand Hyatt New York on October 2, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Leigh Vogel/Getty Images for Concordia Summit)
On Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (left) travelled to Rome and met with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, as part of Iran’s new business dealings with Europe and China.
A cartoon published in The Economist portrays US President Barack Obama shackled to an Israeli controlled US Congress. Speaker John Boehner who is now in Israel invited Israeli PM Netanyahu to speak about an Iran deal at a joint session despite objections from the White House . Similarly , the Iranian hardliners in this Cartoon led by their Supreme leader are also trying to prevent their president Rouhani from shaking hands with Obama
The Shah of Iran with Her Royal Highness Princess Soraya
Gamal Abdel Naser
Dr. Mossadegh Greets Soviet Ambassador Alexander Panyushkin, 1951
John Kerry and Zarif
William Knox Darcy
T. E. Lawrence
Muhammad Ali Pasha founded his own royal dynasty which ruled Egypt until 1953
In this photo taken shortly after the 1979 revolution, then parliamentary speaker Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (center), flanked by Ali Khamenei (black turban), Ayatollah Khomeini’s representative to the armed forces, and prime minister Mohammad Ali Rajai, who was briefly president before he was assassinated in August 1980.
Mossadegh in jail
The Shah of Iran - Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Meeting of Arab chiefs
Loy W. Henderson
Young Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Alfons Diekmann, a German poultry entrepreneur, visiting Tehran. Diekmann knows all too well that relationships are critical to doing business in countries like Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi - The Shah of Iran
A man in downtown Tehran holds a poster of Mohammad Reza Aref, the leader of a reformist coalition in Iran. The nation’s recent elections dealt a stinging blow to hard-line politicians.
“The Fall of Heaven,” a coming book by Andrew S. Cooper, a Columbia University professor, casts new light on the disappearance of Moussa al-Sadr.
Imam Moussa al-Sadr, an Iranian-born cleric, in the 1970s. Mr. Sadr, who lived in Lebanon and became an ardent advocate of its impoverished Shiites, was last seen on Aug. 31, 1978, in Tripoli, Libya.
Mustafa Badreddine mourned in Iran
A yellow taxi cab passes a public monument showing the face of Ruhollah Khomeini, founder of the Islamic republic of Iran, in Tehran, on Aug. 31, 2015. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg
Deputy National Security Adviser for strategic communications Ben Rhodes stands at right as President Obama and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk leave the stage after making statements to reporters in Warsaw on June 3, 2014. (Associated Press)
Persian men kneel on the floor to enjoy breakfast in an illustration by James Morier, published in 1818. Because of Iran's strategic position on the ancient Silk Road, Persian culture was disseminated far and wide. There's no better evidence of this than the imprimatur of the Persian language on the nomenclature of food.
An illustrated map depicts the journey of the Venetian merchant Marco Polo (1254-1324) along the Silk Road to China. The caravans of tea, spice and silk passing through also carried a weightless but imperishable cargo to foreign shores: Persian culture.
President Obama's Iran Deal
Ernest Perron.The son of a gardener and handyman who worked at the Institut Le Rosey in Rolle, Switzerland