Pahlavi Iran and Zionism: the Iranian Elite’s Evolving Perceptions of the State of Israel

By Lior Sternfeld It is generally assumed that the Shah’s downfall led to the severing of ties between Israel and Iran, which up until that point resembled a love story. However, both Iran’s intellectual elites and the rest of the nation drastically changed their view of the Jewish State after 1967 The relationship between Israel […]