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Iran #57928

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 01, 1979
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(Studio) Situation in Tehran, Iran, noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Return of exiled Iranian religious leader Ayatollah Khomeini to Tehran reported Details of Khomeini's return given; his statements about Shah, Prime Min. Shahpour Bakhtiar and about fors. in Iran noted. Film shown. Description of demonstrations by people along Khomeini's route into city given. Khomeini's appearance at Tehran cemetery reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tehran, Iran) Details given about Khomeini's appearance at cemetery.
REPORTER: Jerry King

(Studio) Khomeini noted to have begun challenge to Bakhtair government from exile in France and now to have carried it to government's doorstep.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Report of San Francisco television station KNXT with regard to tape recording allegedly of Shah of Iran telling Iranian military advisers to incite civil war detailed; Barbara Walters' report of Shah's denials about tape and his consideration of lawsuit against those carrying report on tape stated.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jennings, Peter;
King, Jerry;
Reynolds, Frank

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