How 1979 Changed the World

2024 • 5min • International


1979 changed the world. Three unrelated events - the Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan, the Siege of the Grand Mosque in Mecca and the Iranian Revolution would send shockwaves across the globe, fundamentally transforming countries, reshaping geopolitical dymanics and unleashing consequences that the world still grapples with today. News9 decodes how 1979 changed the world.