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... propose collaboration on a secret plan, code-named "Operation Ajax", to force Mosaddegh from office ... This would be the first of three "regime change" operations led by Allen Dulles (the other two being the successful CIA-instigated 1954 Guatemalan coup d'état and the failed Bay of Pigs Invasion of ... Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) funded and led a covert operation to depose Mosaddegh with the help of military forces disloyal to the democratically elected ...
... and British-orchestrated false flag operation, Operation Ajax ... Operation Ajax used political intrigue, propaganda, and agreements with Qashqai tribal leaders to depose the democratically elected leader of Iran, Mohammed Mosaddeq ...
... The word blowback in the context of covert operations appeared for the very first time in this document ... The plot, known as Operation Ajax, centered on convincing Iran's monarch to issue a decree to dismiss Mosaddegh from office, as he had attempted some ...
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