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Shah of Iran #260727

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 1979
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(Studio) Shah of Iran reported operated on in New York City today.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Details of Shah's surgery for gall bladder removal and evaluation of his lymphoma, known for past 6 years, reported [Shah's adviser Robert ARMAO - discusses Shah's health.] Anti-Shah demonstration outside hospital shown; protesters said claiming Shah's illness was ruse to gain asylum in US.
REPORTER: Liz Trotta

(Studio) Shah's ousted government said cleared by House Ethics Committee of chgs. that it had bribed and blackmailed members of Congress; chgs. by Iran's Islamic government outlined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Trotta, Liz

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