Ukrainian MFA congratulated Iran on the occasion of Islamic Revolution anniversary. The text of the greetings is posted on MFA Facebook page.
'Our congratulations to the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran on the 39th Anniversary of the Islamic Revolution! Greetings from Ukraine on your National Day!' reads the message.
The islamic revolution victory took place in Iran on 11 February 1979. The pro-Islamic opposition overthrew the pro-Western Shah and established a new administration headed by Ayatollah Khomeini. In Iran, a new constitution was adopted, according to which the highest authority in the country belongs to the clergy. Women were ordered to wear hijabs, censorship was introduced in art and media.