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Iranian Crisis #261928

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 06, 1979
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(Studio) Anti-Khomeini riot in Tabriz reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Qom, Iran) Murder of some supporters of Ayatollah Shariat Madari in Qom reported; films shown. Madari's opposition to Khomeini's constitution noted; Madari said urging supporters to remain calm. Message conveyed by Khomeini's son, Ahmed Khomeini, with regard to strife between the two factions outlined.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Studio) Tape released by terrorists, allegedly of Marine corporal William Gallegos, reported, quoted Some Marine Corps cmndrs. said chging. that tape amounted to unnecessary collaboration with revolutionaries; photos released of hostage Steven Kirtley and uniden. captive shown.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Walker, Hal

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