• Short Summary

    IRANIAN SECURITY POLICE CONTINUED INVESTIGATIONS IN TEHERAN TODAY (SATURDAY) FOLLOWING THE ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION ON THURSDAY OF THE PRIME MINISTER, MR HASSAN ALI MANSOUR.

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    THE OUTSIDE OF THE PARS HOSPITAL IN TEHERAN WHERE MR. MANSOUR WAS TAKEN FOR AN EMERGENCY OPERATION ON THURSDAY AFTER BEING GRAVELY WOUNDED BY A GUNMAN OUTSIDE THE PARLIAMENT BUILDING. SEEN VISITING HIM IS DR. AMINI, FORMER PERSIAN PRIME MINISTER, AND THE PRIME MINISTER'S YOUNGEST BROTHER, JAVAD MANSOUR. REPORTERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS WAIT OUTSIDE THE HOSPITAL.




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    Background: IRANIAN SECURITY POLICE CONTINUED INVESTIGATIONS IN TEHERAN TODAY (SATURDAY) FOLLOWING THE ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION ON THURSDAY OF THE PRIME MINISTER, MR HASSAN ALI MANSOUR. SO FAR THREE ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE.

    THE PREMIER WAS SHOT IN THE PELVIS, NECK AND JAW IN THURSDAY'S ATTACK. TODAY'S BULLETIN SAID HE WAS IN "SATISFACTORY CONDITION" AND THAT HE WAS GRADUALLY REGAINING THE FACULTY OF RECOGNITION. SEVERAL FOREIGN SURGEONS ARE ASSISTING IRANIAN COLLEAGUES WHO ARE ATTENDING THE PRIME MINISTER IN TEHERAN.

    POLICE ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THE ARREST OF REZA SAFFAR NARANDI, A 13-YEAR-OLD SHOE DEALER, AND 22-YEAR-OLD MARTEZA NIKNEJAD, A CLOTH DEALER IN THE TEHERAN BAZAAR. THE POLICE SAID THE TWO MEN CONFESSED TO PLOTTING AGAINST MR. MANSOUR AND WERE PRESENT IN FRONT OF THE PARLIAMENT BUILDING WHEN HE WAS SHOT. A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT, MUHAMMAD BOKHARAI, WAS ALSO ARRESTED AFTER THE SHOOTING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE5ZPGGS0LK5YN96WBUIGVDW3T
    Media URN:
    VLVAE5ZPGGS0LK5YN96WBUIGVDW3T
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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