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Iran #502917

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 19, 1979
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(Studio) Contd. violence in Iran and Ayatollah Khomeini's call for followers to help military and police keep order noted. Burning of United States consulate in Tabriz mentioned. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat's visit to PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) office in Tehran, site of former Israeli embassy, reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Tehran, Iran) Report on Arafat's visit. [ARAFAT - comments.] Arafat said accompanied by Khomeini's deputy prime minister Ibrahim Yazdi; his comments quoted. Demonstrations in Tehran described.
REPORTER: Rick Davis

(Studio) Israeli foreign minister Moshe Dayan's comments on ties between Iran and PLO, as he leaves for United States meeting with Egyptian foreign minister Mustafa Khalil re: Mideast peace talks, stated. President Carter's arrangement of these mtgs. mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Davis, Rick

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