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Anti-Shah demo at White House

Title
Anti-Shah demo at White House
Genre
News report
TX Date
15 Nov 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:01:41
Description
Norman Beebe reports on demonstrations at the White House to mark a visit by the Shah of Iran. Following clashes between anti- and pro-Shah factions, police used tear gas to separate rival groups. President Carter and his guests suffered from the effects of tear gas.
Contributors
Norman Beebe
Keywords
USA; Iran; Political movements; International relations; Demonstrations; Jimmy Carter; Islamic Republic of Iran; State visits; Shah of Iran; Mohammad Pahlavi; White House

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