February 6, 2011

BBC World Service: Witness - Revolution in Iran


The first week of February 1979 saw a revolution unfolding in Iran.

After the Shah had left, and Ayatollah Khomeini had arrived back in the country, it was only a matter of time before the Islamic revolution in Iran was complete.

Mohsen Sazegara was at the heart of those changes - he talks to Witness.