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Iran / United States Embassy Seizure / United States Developments #261038

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Nov 11, 1979
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(Studio) Justice Department statement that it will be December before any Iranian students are deported from US.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) Details of Justice Department plans for Iranian students and possible deportation of those in United States illegally. [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) lawyer David CARLINER - says government policy will miss most of trouble makers.]
REPORTER: Fred Graham

(Studio) Said to be thousands of Iranian students in US.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) [Iranian student Davood BAGHEROF - talks about fear of reprisals from public and from United States government] [Iranian student Hossein FATOLLAH - explains his feelings about possibly being deported.] Said that Iranians who oppose the embassy seizure would not speak on television for fear of reprisals in Iran.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

(Studio) Report with regard to anti-Iranian demonstration in Washington, DC introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) Demonstrators from Washington, DC area colleges shown clustered in front of Islamic Center Mosque. [Jeff SAMMON and Lily TOOMEY - comment.]
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer

(Studio) Shooting incident in Denver, Colorado, said triggered by Iranian situation. Details given. Carter administration request that Americans refrain from actions which might jeopardize hostages in Iran cited. Commentary introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Studio) Commentary with regard to situation in which people blame a few individuals for the actions of a government Both United States hostages in Iran and Iranian students in US cited as examples. United States government actions and those of Ayatollah Khomeini contrasted.
REPORTER: Rod MacLeish

Dean, Morton;
Engberg, Eric;
Graham, Fred;
MacLeish, Rod;
Sawyer, Diane

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