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** FILE ** The Canadian ambassador to Iran, Ken Taylor, briefs reporters on the situation in the mist of the Iran's Revolution in Tehran, a week before leaving the country with six Americans on Jan. 27, 1980. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Bregg)

** FILE ** The Canadian ambassador to Iran, Ken Taylor, briefs reporters on the situation in the mist of the Iran's Revolution in Tehran, a week before leaving the country with six Americans on Jan. 27, 1980. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Bregg)

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