Obituary: Iranian lawyer Mehdi Eftekhari was eyewitness to history

  • by: JEAN HOPFENSPERGER , Star Tribune
  • Updated: August 22, 2013 - 8:50 PM

Mehdi Eftekhari was among the nearly lost generation of professionals who built modern-day Iran, providing counsel for the nation’s first telephone service, first electrical grid, first system of dams — and in the process meeting top international dignitaries who visited Iran from the 1940s through 1970s.

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

Advertisement
Golden Gavel by Star Tribune

Countdown to great deals

Bid Sept. 21-29

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

question of the day

Poll: Do you support Wednesday's decision to sideline Adrian Peterson again?

Weekly Question

ADVERTISEMENT