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Iran #73600

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 06, 1981
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(Studio) Large number of French citizens reported kept from leaving Iran by revolutionary prosecutor today; details given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Paris, France) President Francois Mitterrand's concern for French citizens in Iran noted; details given, films shown. Incring. anti-French demonstrations in Iran examined; France recalled granting asylum to ousted president Abolhassan Bani-Sadr. Iran's seizure of United States hostages following Shah's medical treatment in New York City recalled; French concern over chaotic state of Iranian government mentioned.
REPORTER: Jacques Grenier

Grenier, Jacques;
Jennings, Peter

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