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Iran / Khomeini Death / Pol. Aftermath #569361

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 04, 1989
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Death of Iranian leader Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini and naming of Ali Khamenei as his successor reported Report introduced.

(No location given: Peter Kent) Reaction in Iran to Khomeini's death featured; scenes shown of mourners and of Khomeini's body. Demonstration in Paris, France, by Iranian monarchists celebrating Khomeini's death shown. [Shah's son Reza PAHLEVI - comments.] Future of US-Iranian relations noted. [On "This Wk.", Henry KISSINGER - comments.] Mourning by Shiite Moslems in Lebanon shown; United States hostages there mentioned.

Kent, Peter;
Utley, Garrick

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