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Iran / Oil #503576

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 05, 1979
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(Studio) Incr. in oil prices by Iraq, Algeria, and Oman noted, as resumption in Iranian crude oil exports reported Incr. in price of Iranian oil, ordered by Ayatollah Khomeini, stated.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Kharg Island, Persian Gulf) Kharg Island noted as largest crude oil loading terminal in world. Director of Iranian Oil Company, Hassan Nazih shown in ceremony resuming oil exports. Japanese oil imports from Iran discussed; receipt of Khomeini portrait by Japanese tanker captain shown. Incr. in oil prices over that chgd. by Shah stated; product limits outlined. Nazih's background and relationship with oil workers examined.
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Studio) Reuters news service report with regard to demonstration in Ahmadabad, Iran, supporting nonreligious democracy reported Executions in Tehran by Ayatollah Khomeini's men noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Cochran, John

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