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It was a 444 days ordeal for the American diplomats taken hostage in Tehran. 444 days of humiliation for the most powerful nation in the world, the United States. In these 444 days, Iranian Islamists imposed their will on their country and the world.
Rediscover the events of November 4, 1979 to January 20, 1981. This defining moment of the last half of the 20th century marked the beginning of the conflict between the United States and its former ally, Iran.