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Interview with Assar, Nasir

Structure and history of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; on relations between Iran and Turkey; structure and operations of CENTO; recollections of the roles of Hosein Ala and Ahmad Qavam in the Azarbayjan Crisis; relations between Iran and Iraq and the Algiers Accords of 1975; Soviet Union’s position on CENTO; relations between CENTO and Israel; structure and operations of the Endowments Organization; on the causes of the Revolution of 1978-79.

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Part 8


Nasir-Assar-I- pdf Nasir-Assar-II- pdf Nasir-Assar-English- pdf


73pp. + summary + biographical note + index + photograph

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