Iran Hostage Crisis and U.S. - Iran Relations

On November 4, 1979, Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking more than 50 Americans hostage - holding them for 444… read more

On November 4, 1979, Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking more than 50 Americans hostage - holding them for 444 days. Former hostages Barry Rosen and John Limbert recalled the siege as well as their captivity, and discussed the impact the crisis had on future U.S. relations with Iran. They were joined by Gary Sick, former National Security Council staff member during the Ford, Carter, and Reagan administrations. The State University of New York, Maritime College hosted this event and provided the video. close

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Iran Hostage Crisis and U.S. - Iran Relations

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Program ID:
510487-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Bronx, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 24, 2021 | 4:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 25, 2021 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 24, 2021 | 4:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 25, 2021 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3