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Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary

Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary

Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary

Only Available in Archive Formats.

In the final piece on the hostage crisis in Iran, host Bob Edwards talks with former American hostage, John Limbert about his experience. Limbert was held hostage in Iran when the U.S embassy was taken over by Iranians in Tehran 20 years ago. Limbert is still in the Foreign Service, working in Washington with the State Department. He has many strong memories of his 444-day captivity...and has had 20 years to reflect on the motives behind the embassy takeover.