What was the Iran-Contra Affair?

Introduction The Iran-Contra affair (Persian: ماجرای ایران-کنترا‎, Spanish: Caso Irán-Contra), popularised in Iran as the McFarlane affair, the Iran-Contra scandal, or simply Iran-Contra, was a political scandal in the United States that occurred during the second term of the Reagan Administration. Senior administration officials secretly facilitated the sale of arms to the Khomeini government of… Read More

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