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Osku'i, Nader

Oral History Interview

Interviewer
Hormoz Hekmat
Place
Bethesda, Maryland
Date
May 15, 1991
Condition
Open
Language
Persian
Content
Interviewee Details
Political Activist; President of the Confederation of Iranian Students (CIS) in the U.S., 1978; President of Sazeman-e Ehya, 1978-1979.
Abstract
Family and educational background; recollections of events of 1963-64; on joining the CIS in the U.S.; CIS activities in the U.S. in the 1970s; on the radicalization of CIS; organization and financial base of CIS; factionalism in CIS; on Sazeman-e Ehya as a student organization; on student activism in Europe in the 1970s, problems with the French police, and charges of assassination brought against him; meeting with Ayatollah Khomeini in Paris; return to Iran and participation in the Revolution.

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