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Iran #502892

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 17, 1979
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(Studio) Oil workers strike in Iran said ended by order of Ayatollah Khomeini.

(Tehran, Iran) Tehran bazaar shown and reported to have opened. Strike ended by most busmen. reported Possibility of continued civil strife noted.
REPORTER: Rick Davis

(Studio) No. of Americans still in Iran noted.

(Tehran, Iran) Americans evacuating Iran shown and their day detailed. [EVACUEES - interviewed.] Shah and American business involvement during his reign mentioned.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann

(Frankfurt, West Germany) Evacuees shown after arrival in Frankfurt. [MAN - refuses interview.] [Sam ANTONELLI - says there were 32 bullet holes in his hotel room.] Details of evacuation given.
REPORTER: Fred Francis

(Studio) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat said to be Khomeini's first foreign visitor.

Bittermann, Jim;
Davis, Rick;
Francis, Fred;
Hart, John

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