Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:51AM
Dr. Mohammad Mosaddeq.
Dr. Mohammad Mosaddeq.

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.