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Iran / Revolution Anniversary #325491

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 11, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Tenth anniversary of Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini's takeover in Iran noted. Report introduced.

(London, England: Doug Tunnell) Islamic revolution in Iran featured; details given, scenes shown from rallies. [Middle East analyst Basma Kodmani DARWISH - says Iran is going through period of instability.] Admission by parliament speaker Hashemi Rafsanjani that prolonging war with Iraq had been mistake noted. [London School of Econs. Fred HOLLIDAY - says people want government to do something about economy and social conds.] Econ. conds. in Iran reviewed; scenes shown. [HOLLIDAY - cites political problem.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug

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