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Shah / Funeral #66784

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 29, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Cairo, Egypt) Shah of Iran's funeral in Cairo, attended by widow Farah, son Reza, President Anwar Sadat and wife, King Cosntantine of Greece and Richard Nixon, examined; films shown, Ayatollah Khomeini mentioned. Ntns. representative at services said include France and Israel as well as US.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Cairo, Egypt) Sec. for Shah's funeral examined; films shown. Possibility of permanent resting peace for Shah's remains, now interred in mosque in Cairo, noted; details given. Sec. for Shah's family as long as they remain here noted.

(Cairo, Egypt) Shah's relationship with Egypt prior to his overthrow recalled; fundamentalist Islamic forces released by Iran's revolution said felt throughout Egypt.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Dyk, Bob;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank

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