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Iran / Conjoined Twins Funeral #733094

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 12, 2003
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(Studio: Claire Shipman) Report introduced.

(New York: Bob Jamieson) The funeral service in southern Iran for Laled & Ladan Bijani, the conjoined sisters who died in surgery, featured; scenes shown of the mourning crowds; details given of the sisters' life & death. [The BIJANIS - talk about their impending surgery.] [On "Nightline," Johns Hopkins University Dr. Benjamin CARSON - says there was a 50-50 chance for the operation; explains why the surgery was not stopped.]

Shipman, Claire;
Jamieson, Bob

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