Today, Thursday, the 3rd of Khordad (May 23), is the anniversary of the liberation of Khorramshahr, southwest of Iran, the day of resistance, sacrifice, and victory.

Iran PressIran news: On May 23, 1982, (3rd of Khordad, 1361) the city of Khorramshahr was liberated after 578 days of occupation by the Iraqi Baath regime during the eight-year war imposed by the dead dictator of Iraq, Saddam Hossein, against Iran.

The liberation of Khorramshahr was one of the most important goals of the Jerusalem operation in 1361 (1982).

This city The saga of the liberation of Khorramshahr in all its dimensions, including military, epic, and cultural, is an important milestone in the history of the Islamic Revolution of Iran, and the anti-dominion spirit of the Iranian nation is stronger today.


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