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Iran Developments #262032

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 11, 1979
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(Studio) Prime Min. Shahpour Bakhtiar said to have resigned.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Tehran, Iran) Audio report only. Demonstrations celebrating Bakhtiar's resignation described.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

(Studio) Reports of pro-Shah soldiers continuing to fight given. Ayatollah Khomeini quoted as telling followers not to commit arson and robbery and not to attack foreign embassies. Israeli building said looted.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Tehran, Iran) Audio report only. Unpopularity of Americans in Iran considered.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

(Studio) Pentagon plan to evacuate Americans from Iran noted.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) Statements by President Carter, Secretary of State Cyrus Vance and national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski that Bakhtiar government would not fall recalled. Plan for evacuation of Americans detailed. Incirlik, Turkey, mentioned. US said stressing non-intervention in Iran. USSR role noted. Loss of sophisticated American-made military equipment cited. Role of Iranian army during Khomeini followers' formation of new government questioned.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Dean, Morton;
Kalb, Marvin;
Wagner, Richard

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