Could this be BS? (Oh yeah, we [the CIA] did do that coup, but only after we called it off and one of our “skilled operators” a la Sarah Palin went rogue!) Foreign Policy Magazine an incredibly dubious source, the National Security Archive at George Washington University not to be trusted. Those “great humanitarians” at the CIA could read the tea leaves and actually called off the coup against Mossadegh?!! It was that darn rogue Kermit Roosevelt who just wouldn’t do what the impeccable ethics of his superiors commanded!

64 Years Later, CIA Finally Releases Details of Iranian Coup