Iranian Hostage Crisis

444 Days Of Terror

Iranian Hostage Crisis

On November 4, 1979 president Jimmy cater allowed the leader that overthrew Iran intro the united states for cancer treatment this made the revolutionaries angry.The revolutionaries responded by taking dozens of US staff at the Tehran embassy hostage. This angered the american people thousands of protesters came around responding to a call from the new leader. Freeing the hostages was presidents jimmy carters main priority Jimmy Carter promised to free the Americans but his failure to do so resulted in his lost to Ronald Reagan in 1880 the hostages weren't released until president after Jimmy cater left office.
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The Fallen Soldiers

These are 8 fallen soldiers that attempted too rescue the American Hostages durning the Iranian Hostage Crisis .