Mideast Iran Revolution Anniversary

February 10, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, speaks under portraits of the late Ayatollah Khomeini, left, and Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei during an annual rally commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution, which toppled the late pro-U.S. Shah, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, in Azadi Square, Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013. In his statements to the rally, Ahmadinejad said he is ready to have direct talks with United States if the West stops pressuring his country. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)