• Short Summary

    In response to the continuing siege at the United States Embassy in Teheran, U.S. President?

  • Description

    In response to the continuing siege at the United States Embassy in Teheran, U.S. President Jimmy Carter, has halter all oil purchases from Iran. Shortly before President Carter made his announcement on Monday (12 November), Iran announced that it was cutting off oil exports to the U.S. Iran has been supplying between six and seven hundred thousand barrels of oil a day to the U.S. --representing less than one tenth of U.S. imports. President Carter spoke to the American people for five minutes in an atmosphere of mounting outrage in the country over the embassy take-over.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6NKXBY71BHFNILBYWX9KCCI6N
    Media URN:
    VLVA6NKXBY71BHFNILBYWX9KCCI6N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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