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Pahlevi,

Iran: see Bandar-e AnzaliBandar-e Anzali
, city (1991 pop. 94,697), Gilan prov., NW Iran, a port on the Caspian Sea. It has fisheries and exports food products, cotton, fish, and caviar. The city was formerly known as Bandar-e Pahlavi.
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Pahlevi:

see Reza Shah PahleviReza Shah Pahlevi
, 1878–1944, shah of Iran (1925–41). He began his career as an army officer and gained a reputation for valor and leadership. He headed a coup in 1921 and became prime minister of the new regime in 1923.
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; Muhammad Reza Shah PahleviMuhammad Reza Shah Pahlevi
, 1919–80, shah of Iran (1941–79). Educated in Switzerland, he returned (1935) to Iran to attend the military academy in Tehran. He ascended the throne in 1941 after his father, Reza Shah Pahlevi, suspected of collaboration with the
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THROWN OUT: Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlevi and his wife, Empress Farah OIL WATCH: An iguana on St Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, studies the oil tanker Jessica in 2001
A different Iran, that of 1953 when a US- and British-backed coup installed Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlevi to power, is the subject of the in-competition "Zanan-E Bedun-E Mardan" (Women Without Men) by Shirin Neshat.
In the 1790s the civil war/ruthless victor theme replayed under Aga Mohammed--and long continued though the glory seems to have ended with Shah Reza Pahlevi and the glamour with Farah Diba.
During the times of the late Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlevi, "the power game was based on concluding an alliance between two of the three factors against the third" he said.
backed CIA-sponsored coup in Iran in 1953 which removed Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh from power and gave control of Iran to Mohammad Reza Pahlevi as shah so that Iran would not nationalize its petroleum and thereby threaten major U.
Elsewhere, the overthrow of the Shah of Iran and his Pahlevi dynasty in January 1979, reflecting anger at the widespread corruption of the regime, and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan that December were dramatic events with long-term consequences.
influence are frequent, ranging from Syngman Rhee (Korea), Suharto (Indonesia), Pinochet (Chile), Reza Pahlevi (Iran), to the current crop in Afghanistan, Iraq and the other Middle East countries listed above.
In contemporary age, the Shah Mohammed Rheza Pahlevi celebrated 25 centuries of Iran by a monumental ceremony in 1971.
E somente em 1963 que o Xa do Ira, Reza Pahlevi, o mesmo que sera destituido em 1979 pelo Aiatola Ruhollah Khomeini, outorga o direito politico as mulheres--como parte da Revolucao Branca, campanha com base na reforma agraria e modernizacao social e economica do Ira--, mas novamente trata-se de um ditador que esta no poder, e de todo modo o voto nao tinha sentido, uma vez que o sistema politico estava fechado e que o ritual eleitoral nao interessava aos eleitores.
A seu final, o primeiro ministro foi destituido do poder, voltando a governar o Xa Reza Pahlevi, que colocou de lado qualquer alianca com a URSS e garantiu o retorno dos interesses ocidentais sobre o petroleo do pais.
En cuanto a Iran, el regimen de Reza Pahlevi dependia para su supervivencia de los Estados Unidos y poco podia hacer en contra de quien le habia apoyado a subir al trono, teniendo en cuenta que desde 1953 habia una oposicion interna muy fuerte al gobierno.