Iranian Hostage Crisis

November 1979 - January 1981 Hostage Crisis

On November 4 1979, an angry young Islamic overran the U.S. Embassy in Tehran taking more than 60 american hostages . the hostage crisis was one of the most dramatic things happen in the united states history. The cause of this action was President Jimmy Carter’s decision to allow Irans deposed Shah,a Western autocrat who had been expelled from his country to come to the United States for cancer treatment.
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The american hostage crisis was one of the biggest dramatic moments of the united states. There were alot of people trying to send back all of the iran people home because taking theres freinds and family.