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Iran Crisis #64266

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 26, 1980
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(Studio) Iran's revolutionary council reported partially lifting ban on United States news orgs.; Ayatollah Khomeini mentioned. Details given. United Nations commission of inquiry into former Shah reported meeting alleged victims of Shah's secret police.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tehran, Iran) Cmsn.'s meeting with victims detailed; films shown. Voting issue under consideration by revolutionary council and its effect on fate of hostages discussed; films shown. Terrorists at embassy reported undecided with regard to allowing United Nations commission to meet with captives.
REPORTER: Derek Taylor (Independent television News)

(Studio) Arrest of Harvard-educated director of Navies, Dr. Mahmoud Alavi, for his alleged link with United States "spies" held at embassy compound reported
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Taylor, Derek

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