• Short Summary

    With the mounting crisis in Iran, the appointment of opposition leader Dr Shapur Baktiar as civilian Prime Minister to take from the military Administration, was hoped to go some way to appeasing the militant opposition to the Shah and create a climate for return to more normal conditions democracy in the troubled country.

  • Description

    With the mounting crisis in Iran, the appointment of opposition leader Dr Shapur Baktiar as civilian Prime Minister to take from the military Administration, was hoped to go some way to appeasing the militant opposition to the Shah and create a climate for return to more normal conditions democracy in the troubled country. The BBC's Simon Dring interviewed the newly appointed Prime Minister and Douglas Kiker of N.B.C. interviews Iran's Ambassador to the USA, Mr Ardeshir Zahedi.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8YDV99Z514Y68PVLK0HAQ99Z9
    Media URN:
    VLVA8YDV99Z514Y68PVLK0HAQ99Z9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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