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Iran Developments #262160

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 18, 1979
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(Studio) Evacuation of Americans and other fors. from Iran said continuing. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat's visit and official breaking of ties with Israel by Khomeini government reported.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Tehran, Iran) Arafat's visit to graveyard shown and described. [ARAFAT - speaks to crowd.] PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) role in training Iran revolutionary sects noted. Mtg. between Arafat and Prime Min. Mehdi Bazargan shown.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Studio) Iran willingness to sell oil to United States but not to Israel noted. "New York Times" interview of Bazargan given as source. Shahpour Bakhtiar reported still in hiding and not under arrest as stated earlier.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean Morton;
Tunnell, Doug

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