Iran Hostage Crisis, 40 Years Later
From 1979 to 1981, 52 Americans were held hostage in the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. The Wilson Center hosted a panel discussing how the Iran Hostage Crisis has impacted U.S. foreign policy since then.
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Christian F. Ostermann Director Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars->History and Public Policy Program
Malcolm Byrne Deputy Director and Research Director National Security Archive
Haleh Esfandiari Director (Former) Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars->Middle East Program
Suzanne Maloney Deputy Director Brookings Institution->Foreign Policy Studies Program
Bruce Riedel Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Center for Middle East Policy
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