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At this point, Pahlavi had been exiled from his homeland after anti-Pahlavi sentiment and calls for the return of Ayathollah Khomeini boiled to the surface in the late 1970s. Pahlavi left homeland in 1977 at the age of 17, joining the ranks as a cadet at the U.S. Air Force Training Program at Reese Air Force Base in Lubbock.