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Iran #262431

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 09, 1979
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(Studio) Update on situation in Iran, with fighting between troops loyal to Shah and Prime Min. Shahpour Bakhtiar and those at air force training center in Tehran. Some cadets noted to have recently been demonstrating in favor of Ayatollah Khomeini.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Tehran, Iran) Khomeini prime minister apptee. Mehdi Bazargan s scheduled speech to outline Khomeini's plans for government mentioned. Actual speech reported to fall short of expectations; details given. His remarks about Bakhtiar and Shah noted.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

(Tehran, Iran) Demonstrations by Bakhtiar supporters, some of whom want Shah back, detailed. Clash between these demonstrators and Khomeini supporters described. Uncertainty re army position noted.
REPORTER: Betsy Aaron

(Studio) Oil supply cuts, due to Iran crisis, by Shell, Gulf, Standard Oil of California, Continental and Texaco reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Aaron, Betsy;
Mudd, Roger;
Wagner, Richard

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