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Iran / Khomeini Statement #508987

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 23, 1980
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(Studio) Statement by Ayatollah Khomeini that any decision on release of hostages will have to follow Iranian parliamentary elections scheduled for March and April cited. Arrival of United Nations commission in Iran with purpose of ending crisis noted.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(No location given) Commission plans with regard to final report about American hostages and Shah's crimes detailed. Arrival of commission in Tehran, Iran, shown. [Uniden. United Nations SPOKESPERSON - says commission hopes to bring speedy end to crisis.]
REPORTER: John Cochran

Cochran, John;
Pauley, Jane

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