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At Khomeini's Iraqi place of exile, Iranians remember revolution's leader


On a backstreet in Iraq's holy city of Najaf, Iranian pilgrims shuffle in and out of a small doorway, making a short but important detour. They have come to see where the leader of the Islamic revolution once dwelled in exile. (Reuters Top News) More More

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