Iran is marking forty years since the Revolution. Tehran this Monday is packed with people joining the crowd. Many of the banners pay tribute to Ayatollah Khomeinei who quickly became the icon of the Revolution, and a hate figure for the West. The Shah was overthrown in 1979 after clerics turned against him and inflamed the youth, who like today, needed jobs.

In this Debate you'll hear from Iranians about their country, their hopes, their aspirations. What do they think of the last 40 years?

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France 24 21 Feb 2019 10:39 CET