November 2, 2009

Last American seized at U.S. embassy in Iran recalls the day

It was 30 years ago Wednesday that demonstrators in Iran stormed the U.S. Embassy and seized 66 Americans. They would be held hostage for 444 days -- an event that scars America to this day. Rick Kupke, of Arlington, Texas, was encrypting classified messages inside the embassy when the demonstrators stormed it. He was the last American captured. Here's his recollection of what happened.

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