Iran: "The minority issue is a significant issue for the Islamic Republic. They dod not like talking about it. Reuel Marc Gerecht @FDD Malcom Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres
English: Pictures From Iran
British troops attacked the island of Aradian on the River Shatt-el-Arab, at the head of the Persian Gulf, in order to gain control of a large oil refinery, belonging to the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company. Indian troops were landed from assault ships from the quayside and they attacked the Iranian strong points in the refinery. This image shows a view of the Indian riflemen seen at various points in the refinery on guard.
Date between 1939 and 1945
IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph E 5329 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Author No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit, Keating (Capt)
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Second World War
Middle East 1939-1945)
Iran: "The minority issue is a significant issue for the Islamic Republic. They dod not like talking about it. Reuel Marc Gerecht @FDD Malcom Hoenlein @Confofpres