Shah

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Iranian religious leader of the Shiites; when Shah Pahlavi's regime fell Khomeini established a new constitution giving himself supreme powers (1900-1989) Ayatollah Khomeini , Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini , Khomeini , Ruholla Khomeini
terrorist organization formed in the 1960s by children of Iranian merchants; sought to counter the Shah of Iran's pro-Western policies of modernization and opposition to communism; following a philosophy that mixes Marxism and Islam it now attacks the Isl MEK , MKO , Mujahidin-e Khalq Organization , People's Mujahidin of Iran
Shah of Iran who was deposed in 1979 by Islamic fundamentalists (1919-1980) Mohammed Reza Pahlavi , Mohammed Reza Pahlevi , Pahlavi , Pahlevi , Shah Pahlavi
golden throne of former kings of Delhi; stolen by the Persians in 1739 and subsequently lost; symbol of the former Shah of Iran peacock-throne
beautiful mausoleum at Agra built by the Mogul emperor Shah Jahan (completed in 1649) in memory of his favorite wife Taj Mahal
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