The event is also co-organized by Islamic Culture and Relations Organization on the occasion of the 41st anniversary of the start of Sacred Defense.
88 photos with descriptions in Italian is being showcased at the virtual gallery that runs until October 2.
Visitors can see this photo gallery and other virtual events of the Embassy here.
Iraq’s former dictator Saddam Hussein declared war on Iran in 1980. The war started just one year after the victory of the Islamic Revolution. The war drew to a close in August 1988. Iran did not lose even one inch of its territory to the invaders.