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IRAN-The Shah Visit

January 28-February 4, 1978 IRAN The Shah Visit Sumanta Banerjee AS India unrolls the red carpet for the visit of the Shah of Iran, we are reminded of the Freudian theory that a defensive striving against ideas which can awaken painful feelings can lead to forgetting. In the ease of Iran, the world appears to he consigning to oblivion not only the recent past, but a very disagreeable present.

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