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Eye On America (CIA: Iran Hostage Crisis) #372522

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 13, 1997
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(Studio: Ed Bradley) Report introduced.

(Knoxville, MD: David Martin) The revelations by the CIA about the 1979 daring escape of six Americans trapped in Iran presented; details of the incident in which Iranians stormed the United States embassy in Tehran, Iran, taking hostages reviewed and film shown. [Retired CIA master of disguise Tony MENDEZ - tells how he got six American diplomats out of Iran by creating a story that a Hollywood team was scouting movie locations.] [Then-US diplomats Cora and Mark LIJECK - talk about the cover story and their escape.]

Bradley, Ed;
Martin, David

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