Search the Archive

Iran Developments #260352

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 06, 1979
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

[Bypassed introduction] Ed Bradley

(Tehran, Iran) Rptd. that Shah will leave Iran but intends to return later with weakened power. Shahpour Bakhtiar said to have made statements with regard to Shah's position. Iranian economy mentioned. The state of Bakhtiar's government noted.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Studio) Demonstrations in Tehran and Qum reported; tape shown. Return of newspapers to newsstands after strike in protest of Shah mentioned. Report with regard to Bakhtiar introduced
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Tehran, Iran) Bakhtiar's biography given and current situation described. Secret police mentioned. Stated that Bakhtiar will not allow oil to be sold to Israel and South Africa. Bakhtiar reported to want Ayatollah Khomeini back in Iran but not interfering in pols.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

(Studio) Rptd. that Khomeini called hew government illegal.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

Bradley, Ed;
McNamara, Bob;
Quint, Bert

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.