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Iran #58151

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 22, 1979
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(Studio) Iran deputy prime minister's statement that oil exports should resume shortly reported; Israel and South Africa said cut from Iran's export list. United States Marine sergeant Kenneth Kraus' departure from Iran after being held by government noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tehran, Iran) Kraus said guarded by Ayatollah Khomeini's militiamen en route to plane. [KRAUS - describes experience.] Kraus noted to say off camera that he believes Iranian prisoners are mistreated. United States officials' beliefs that Kraus, accused of shooting Iranians during battle at American embassy, was in danger of losing life stated.
REPORTER: Jack Smith

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Smith, Jack
Duration:
00:02:10

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