Iran Hostage Rescue | Surviving Disaster

Recreates the failed operation to rescue 66 Americans taken hostage at the US Embassy in Tehran in 1979, a failure that cost Jimmy CARTER his Presidency.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'59''
  • Broadcast year: 2006
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Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Surviving Disaster
  • Episode: Iran Hostage Rescue