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Iran releases British missionaries

Title
Iran releases British missionaries
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:04:20
Description
Report on the release of British missionaries John and Audrey Coleman and Jean Waddell after months of imprisonment in Iran on charges of espionage, after help from Church envoy Terry Waite, with fellow Briton Andrew Pyke still in prison. Chris Coleman, son of John and Audrey, comments. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Chris Coleman
Keywords
Iran; UK; Espionage; Imprisonment; Hostages; Religious belief; Family; Prisoners; Missionaries; Christians; Publicity; Press coverage; Terry Waite; Missionary work; Anglicans; John Coleman; Audrey Coleman; Jean Waddell; Andrew Pyke

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