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Iran / United States Equipment / Intelligence Reports #503359

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 02, 1979
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(Studio) American intelligence equipment left in Iran after departure of Shah cited.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Defense Department film shown. Possible compromise of secret United States equipment in Iran discussed, include F-14 fighter with Phoenix missiles. Hawk, Maverick missiles mentioned. Fear of United States that revolutionary government of Iran will turn weapons over to USSR noted; consequences discussed. Defense Department source quoted with regard to equipment and secret documents.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

(Studio) Location of main Soviet missile-testing base near Iran-USSR border noted. United States monitoring of Soviet tests from Iran prior to revolution and now possible United States monitoring from Turkey reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Rowan, Ford

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