Image Remarks: Mohammad Reza Shah and his wife Farah Diba meet Leonid Brezhnev in Moscow in 1965. Relations between Russia and Iran started in 1592, with the Safavids in power. Since then, mutual relations has not been in Iran's best benefit. Clues&Views:Shah of Iran and Empress Farah arrived on June, 21, 1965 on the Soviet presidential plane for a nine-day stale visit to the Soviet Union and received a full state welcome on their arrival in Moscow. It was Shah's second visit to the Soviet Union, the first took place in 1956.
Tags :Pahlavi , Mohammad Reza Shah , Farah Diba , Leonid Brezhnev , Moscow , 1970 , USSR -Section :Person