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Occupation of the US Embassy in Tehran
Occupation of the US Embassy in Tehran
Occupation of the US Embassy in Tehran
Hostage crisis at the American Embassy in Tehran from 04.11.1979 to 20.01.1981.

Iranian students burn an American flag at the US embassy, while negotiations between...
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Occupation of the American Embassy in Tehran
In the course of the Islamic Revolution and the Shah’s flight from Iran, students occupy the United States Embassy in Tehran on November 4, 1979 and take 52 American diplomats hostage. After 444 days, the hostages are released on 01/20/01.