The subject of this article:
- exists in the Forrest Gump novel canon (including Gump & Co.)
- is not mentioned in the Forrest Gump film canon
- exists in real life (see Wikipedia article: Iran)
Forrest Gump finds himself in Iran during the events of Gump & Co. when he is re-assigned there to participate in the Gulf War against Saddamn Hussein's regime.