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Tehran Conference

28 Nov 1943 - 1 Dec 1943

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ww2dbaseThe first summit meeting between the Anglo-American alliance and Stalin took place in the capital of Persia, at the time divided between British and Russian spheres of influence. Major issued discussed were:

ww2dbaseThe items above were confirmed by a public declaration: "We the President of the United States, the Prime Minister of Great Britain, and the Premier of the Soviet Union, have met these four days past, in this, the Capital of our Ally, Iran, and have shaped and confirmed our common policy."

ww2dbaseSources: The Pacific Campaign, Wikipedia.

Last Major Update: May 2005

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28 Nov 1943 The Teheran Conference began between Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill.

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USS Iowa delivering President Franklin Roosevelt to Africa for transit on to the Tehran Conference, Mers El Kébir, Oran, Algeria, 20 Nov 1943. Note French cruiser Jeanne d’Arc just beyond Iowa. See Note below.Joseph Stalin, Mohammad-Reza Shah, and Vyacheslav Molotov, Tehran, Iran, late Nov or early Dec 1943Stalin, Roosevelt, and Churchill on the portico of the Russian Embassy during the Tehran Conference, 29 Nov 1943, photo 1 of 2Stalin, Roosevelt, and Churchill on the portico of the Russian Embassy during the Tehran Conference, 29 Nov 1943, photo 2 of 2
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1. Student says:
28 Nov 2009 09:50:40 AM

I'm finding it difficult to unearth primary sources from the Tehran Conference for a project all I have are some comments from the time, in secondary source books. Any information about primary sources here would be invaluable
2. Anonymous says:
17 Apr 2018 04:08:07 PM

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Participants:
» Churchill, Winston
» Dill, John
» Hopkins, Harry
» Molotov, Vyacheslav
» Roosevelt, Franklin
» Stalin, Joseph
» Voroshilov, Kliment

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USS Iowa delivering President Franklin Roosevelt to Africa for transit on to the Tehran Conference, Mers El Kébir, Oran, Algeria, 20 Nov 1943. Note French cruiser Jeanne d’Arc just beyond Iowa. See Note below.
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