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US-Iran Relations / Legal Claims / Violin #281988

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 07, 1982
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(Studio) No. legal claims filed by Americans against Iranian government noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Itzhak Perlman featured playing Stradivarius violin; mystery surrounding Stradivarius once owned by Princess Marie of Austria and lately the former Shah of Iran examined. Iranian identification only as "Behroozian" noted offering violin for sale in NYC. [Dealer Jacques FRANCAIS - recalls Iran's claim that instrument had been stolen.] [Behroozian attorney Skip SHORT - wants case dismissed.] Nathan Millstein shown playing instrument. [FRANCAIS - comments on post-sale attachment for violin.]

Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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