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Iran / Khomeini Death / Pol. Aftermath #327763

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 04, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Paris, France: Doug Tunnell) Death of Iranian leader Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini &announcement that Ali Khamenei will succeed him reported; scenes shown of mourners. [Ex-British ambassador to Iran Sir Anthony PARSONS - comments on Iranian leadership] [Iranian author Amir TAHERI - says each Ayatollah has his own armed group.] Pol. role of Hashemi Rafsanjani noted. [Mideast analyst Antoine SFEIR - says Khomeini deceived his people.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug
Duration:
00:02:20

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