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Iran Crisis / Demonstrators in US #272605

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 05, 1980
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(Studio) Arrest of Iranian demonstrators on July 27th recalled; Iran's reaction, include postponement of parliamentary debate on fate of US hostages, noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) State Department sources, quoting FBI reports, noted indicating that pro- Khomeini demonstration and aftermath were orchestrated from within Iran in effort to solidify position of terrorists holding United States hostages; details given, films shown. Immigration and Naturalization Service reported releasing all but 2 demonstrators.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Arrest of brother of late Shah of Iran's ambassador to US, Ardeshir Zahedi, in Tehran reported; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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