Democratic party- now dissolved- was established in 1945 by Ghazi Mohammad, one of the main Kurdish leaders [known as Khans], with the assistance of other sub-regional leaders who were looking for the backup and support by the Soviet. Less than a year later, Qavam os-Saltaneh travelled to the Soviet Union and promised some privileges by the Iranian side, stimulating the Soviets to suppress the uprisings in the city of Mahabad which were already created by the Soviet Union itself.
Establishment of the cult
Founded in 1965 by a group of leftist Iranian college students as an Islamic political movement, the “Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization” was mainly devoted to opposing the rule of the Shah before the Islamic revolution. In its first five years, the group primarily engaged in ideological work, their interpretation of Islam and economic and political ideas. The MKO preached a combination of Marxism and Islamism.
They argued that not only did God create the world, but he