Modern Iran – the Shah of Iran – history

By |2018-04-25T23:04:49-07:00September 11th, 2017|History, West Asia|

Taking Iran's oil for the British navy in World War I Nasser al-Din was shot and killed in 1896, when he was 65 years old. His son Mozaffar ad-Din ruled after him. But Iran fell deeper and deeper into debt to Russia and Britain. The country became less and less independent. To pay the [...]