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Old 16 December 2018, 08:43
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Assignment Iran - 1963

Assignment Iran
This U.S. Army film from its long-running “Big Picture” series followed a U.S. Army adviser through his Fort Bragg, North Carolina special forces training, Persian language school in California, and two-year assignment in Iran helping to create a special forces group there. The Cold War goal was to combat communist guerrillas fighting in Iran.

https://www.c-span.org/video/?439234-3/assignment-iran
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Old 16 December 2018, 09:16
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Early 80s I worked for a Colonel who had his DLI Diploma for Persian on his "I love me" wall. I asked him about it and he said that it took 52 weeks to graduate, and that within 52 seconds of landing there he realized there was nobody worth talking to....
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Old 17 December 2018, 10:25
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Thanks for link. Have not seen that one yet. Good history there.
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