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Shah of Iran #56768

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 23, 1979
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(Studio) Deposed Shah of Iran reported apparently suffering from cancer; Shah said undergoing treatment at New York City hospital. His arrival in United States under strict secrecy last night noted; details given.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Shah said accompanied by family to New York Hospital; films shown. [State Department spokesperson Hodding CARTER - comments on Shah's medical needs.] Results of United States and European doctors' examinations outlined. Shah's ouster from Iran and his wanderings afterwards recalled; films shown. His mtgs. with Anwar Sadat, Richard Nixon also recalled; touchy diplomatic situation for US due to Shah's presence cited.
REPORTER: James Walker

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Robinson, Max;
Walker, James

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