Writer Narguess Farzad explores the impact of the 1979 revolution in Iran.
Frustration over impotence of America on embassy hostages.
Uncovering papers which accused the BBC of biased reporting of the Iranian revolution.
White House had been warned of possible embassy seizure in Tehran.
An Iraqi doctor remembers serving in one of the longest wars of the 20th Century.
No movement over US hostages held in Iran.
As President Reagan's inauguration takes place, 52 US hostages are released in Iran.
Saturation coverage by TV networks as the hostages return from Iran.
Public boost for President Carter's measured response on hostage crisis.
Shah of Iran loses power.
Carter praised for reaction to Tehran hostage crisis.
The Canadian rescue of US diplomats during the 1979 seizure of the US embassy in Tehran.
How far is the Middle East today defined by the legacy of the Iran-Iraq war?
Pundits speculate on Reagan's true intentions while the Carter regime plays on.
Jim Muir investigates secret contacts between the Americans and Ayatollah Khomeini.
US goes it alone over respondng to Khomeini's takeover of Iran.
In February 1979, Iran was undergoing a revolution which would lead to an Islamic state.