Khomeini: A Quest for Vengeance

Khomeini's legions invade Iraq and threaten the whole Arab world

Khomeini's legions invade Iraq and threaten the whole Arab world

"Your Iranian brothers, in order to defend their country and push back the attacks on the enemy of Islam, have been forced to cross over into Iraq to save the oppressed Iraqi people. Rise up and install the Islamic government that you want!" So declared Iran's Ayatullah Ruhollah Khomeini last week as he launched his army along the Shatt al Arab waterway in a huge invasion of Iraq. For the first time in the 22 months since Iraq initially...

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