Martyrdom 1979

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Long lasting struggles of the Iranians against the former regime from 1954 to 1979 when the Islamic Republic was established.

Martyrdom [poster]
Persian Title:

شهادت

English Title:

Martyrdom

Persian Title in English:

Shahadat

Director(s):

Lutz Bacher,

Related Date:

1979

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