PBS NewsHour

Anniversary marks 40 years of tense U.S.-Iran ties

Clip: 02/09/2019 | 5m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

This month marks the 40th anniversary of the Iranian revolution when Ayatollah Khomeini returned to establish an Islamic republic and toppled the U.S.-backed regime of the Shah. Suzanne Maloney of the Brookings Institution joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the history of U.S.-Iran relations, Iran’s economy, and what’s next.

Aired: 02/09/19

Rating: NR

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