At First, the U.S. Was Optimistic About New Premier Mossadegh
Yesterday (on the eve of Mossadegh’s 135th birthday, coincidentally), the State Dept. finally released its long awaited, previously suppressed volume of Iran records from 1951-1954. One of the more interesting documents is a U.S. Embassy analysis of the freshly elected Premier, which concluded that Dr. Mossadegh, who “has the confidence of the majority of Iranians”, was a leader the U.S. could envision cooperating with… 

Estimate of the Political Strength of the Mosadeq Government (1951)




Mossadegh documentary interviews associates, employees in Ahmadabad


Mossadegh, Another Viewpoint | Hoda Saber (VIDEO)

Before Hoda Saber died in Evin prison, he completed this documentary interviewing Dr. Mossadegh’s associates, employees and neighbors in Ahmadabad, Iran. Watch the complete film here.