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Iran / Nassery #275721

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 28, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(NYC) Report with regard to Afghan-born naturalized American Zia Khan Nassery, the only American known to be still in Iran's Evin prison. Jack Anderson column re: Nassery's possible CIA involvement and arms smuggling for Afghan rebels cited. [Feb. 13, State Department spokesperson William DYESS - comments on United States efforts to obtain release of Nassery.] [Nassery's wife TOR and sons ALEXANDER and KAISER - comment.] [File tape, NASSERY - talks about hostages and Afghan problem.] ["Afghanistan Times" publisher Nake KAMRANY-says Nassery criticized Ayatollah Khomeini while in Iran.] Various footage and photos of Nassery shown.
REPORTER: Joan Snyder

Schieffer, Bob;
Snyder, Joan

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