E16 - George Harrell - How to Create a Coup: How the 1953 Overthrow of Iran Became a CIA Blueprint

The George Buchanan Forum by The George Buchanan Forum
In 1953 the CIA secretly paid for and organized a coup against Iranian Prime Minister, Mossadegh, overthrowing Iran’s parliamentary government and replacing it with the dictatorial regime of the Shah. This event, the CIA’s first coup, became a turning point in CIA history. The ease with which they were able to conduct regime change, and i  ...  See more
Apr 06 2022