Iran cheers U.S. 'dismay', vaunts military might as revolution turns 40

Reuters - 02-11


DUBAI (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of Iranians held nation-wide rallies on Monday to mark the 40th anniversary of the fall of the Shah and the triumph of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Shi’ite cleric who led an Islamic Revolution that rattles the West to this day.