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Expert analyzes account of GOP deal in Iran hostage crisis

Clip: 03/19/2023 | 6m 34s  | Video has closed captioning.

The Iran hostage crisis consumed the last year of the Carter presidency, contributing to a perception of weakness. Saturday, a new allegation surfaced that Ronald Reagan's campaign worked to prevent the U.S. hostages from being freed before Election Day. Gary Sick, who was the Iran expert on President Carter’s National Security Council, joins John Yang to discuss.

Aired: 03/19/23

Rating: NR

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