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'Desert One' Documentary Revisits 1979 Iran Hostage Crisis

On November 4, 1979, Iranian students seized the embassy and held 52 American diplomats as hostages for 444 days. This became known as ...

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Desert One Review: Barbara Kopple Offers a Dry Look Back at the Iran Hostage Crisis

Most of the major players involved in the Iran hostage crisis are here to offer their side of the story. from Walter Mondale and an especially ...

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Movie review: Desert One is a riveting exploration of 1980 Iran-hostage crisis

... review: 'Desert One' is a riveting exploration of 1980 Iran-hostage crisis ... There were 52 of them, all held captive by Iranian revolutionaries ...

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'Desert One' offers a focused glimpse into the Iran hostage crisis

Ayatollah Khomeini, wanting the Shah returned to Iran so that justice may be exacted, tried to use these hostages as leverage. Carter was ...

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Desert One: The Story of the Iranian Hostage Crisis Rescue Mission

There are inflection points in history that loom larger as time goes on, and the 1979 Iran hostage crisis is one of them. In 1953, the United States ...

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Iran Urges UN High Court to Hear Fight Against US Sanctions

... signed 20 years before the 1979 Iran hostage crisis, when 52 Americans were held hostage for 444 days after the U.S. embassy was overrun ...

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Desert One review: Extraordinarily detailed exploration of failed mission to end Iran hostage crisis

... Barbara Kopple, comes Desert One, the story of Operation Eagle Claw, a failed rescue mission during the Iran Hostage Crisis in 1980.

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'Desert One' tells story of 1980 Iran hostage rescue attempt, deaths of Hurlburt airmen

... the hostage crisis. The April 24, 1980, rescue mission came six months after young Iranian revolutionaries seized the embassy. The hostages ...

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Movie review: 'Desert One' extraordinarily detailed exploration ...

... Barbara Kopple, comes 'Desert One,' the story of 'Operation Eagle Claw,' a failed rescue mission during the Iran Hostage Crisis in 1980.

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'Desert One' documentary chronicles challenges, lessons of ...

... in Tehran when Iranian protesters stormed the building and seized him and nearly 100 others in what is known as the Iranian hostage crisis.

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