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Iran #64348

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 04, 1980
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(Studio) Abolhassan Bani-Sadr said sworn in as Iran president by Ayatollah Khomeini. Authoritarian actions by latter noted. American embassy seizure considered in report
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tehran, Iran) Bani-Sadr appearance reported Controversy with regard to president noted. Film shown.
REPORTER: Jon Snow (Independent television News)

(DC) President Carter said trying to make personal contact with Khomeini. USSR threat noted. Rosalynn Carter meeting with hostage families reported; film shown. Khomeini power noted.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Studio) Special report announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Koppel, Ted;
Snow, Jon

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