News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on their memories of the Iran hostage crisis. On January 20, 1981, Iran released the 52 American hostages held for 444 days in the U.S. Embassy in Tehran.
People in this video
- C-SPAN | Washington JournalC-SPAN | Washington Journal
More Videos From This EventMore Videos
Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Can the world trust Iran?” Thomas Erdbrink, New York Times…
35th Anniversary of Iran Hostage Release
A C-SPAN announcer gave a summary of events leading up to Iranian students seizing hostages on November 4, 1979, followed by…
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments leaders' accusations that the Obama administration paid off Iran. Milwaukee Journal…
Open Phones on Iran Sanctions
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the new sanctions imposed on Iran that day.