At least 20 Revolutionary Guard personnel killed in Iran bombing; Al-Qaeda linked group claims responsibility
A suicide bombing targeting a bus carrying personnel of Iran's elite paramilitary Revolutionary Guard force killed at least 20 people and wounded 20 in the country's southeast
Iran's Islamic Revolution turns 39: Anti-Shah movement overthrew 2,500-year-old monarchy, restored Shiite control
The Islamic revolution saw the ouster of the Pahlavi Dynasty and its ruler Mohammed Reza Pahlavi. His ouster also ended the 2,500 years of continuous monarchy in the country.