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Operation Ajax

bkyser on Feb 9th 2012




This link directs you to the New York Times Special Report: The C.I.A. in Iran. It provides you with actual news reports from the 1953 C.I.A. backed coup in Iran, named by the C.I.A. as “Operation Ajax.” It also provides you with the background behind the coup and the why and how of America’s involvement in this coup whcih led to the removal of Prime Minister Mohammed Mossadeq. It also provides you with a link to the actual C.I.A. document that details the events of “Operation Ajax.”

“Secrets of History: The CIA in Iran,” The New York Times, (accessed February 9, 2012).

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