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Special Assignment (Iran: Underground Railroad) #68380

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 12, 1981
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(Studio) No. of people executed in Iran recently compared to figure for entire world last year
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Karachi, Pakistan) Underground railroad in Iran for those wishing to escape to Pakistan examined; films shown. ["AMIR" - explains his position in Iran.] Route in Iran, via Zahidan, Taftan into Pakistan diagrammed on map; details of Baluchi tribesmen's role in escape examined. [IRANIAN - notes financial motive of Baluchis.] [2nd IRANIAN - notes atmosphere in Iran.] Apparent permanency of underground railroad explained.
REPORTER: Mark Litke

Jennings, Peter;
Litke, Mark

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