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Monday, January 3, 2011

History 101: What was the Relationship of Iran and the PLO

One of the forgotten aspects of the modern Middle East conflict and which seems to be disregarded by the media was the early days of the Ayatollah Khomeini and their objective of exporting the revolution. History shows that even before the success of the Iranian revolution, the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) have provided assistance to the present Iranian regime. The PLO in fact trained and helped create the Iranian Revolutionary Guards.

Iran and the Palestinians

PLO/Fatah and Iran: The Special Relationship

Father of the Iranian revolution

The PLO Weapons Ship from Iran