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Digital Archives Canadian Caper helps Americans escape Tehran Jan 29, 1980 | 2:34Six Americans find refuge at Canadian Embassy during Iranian hostage crisis.
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Digital Archives Nelson Mandela released Feb 11, 1990 | 22:31Canada and the world celebrate as Nelson Mandela is freed.
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Digital Archives Canadian clergyman arrested in South Africa for protesting Jun 9, 1980 | 2:49Rev. Thomas Anthony is one of 53 clergymen jailed last month over anti-apartheid stand.
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Digital Archives Iran in turmoil as Shah departs Jan 15, 1979 | 26:28The widely despised Iranian leader flees in the wake of the 1979 Islamic revolution.
Digital Archives - Iran becomes an Islamic republicApr 8, 1979 | 18:55Digital Archives Iran becomes an Islamic republic Audio
Digital Archives Iran becomes an Islamic republic Apr 8, 1979 | 18:55Following the return of the exiled Ayatollah Khomeini, Iranians vote to make their country an Islamic republic in April 1979.
Digital Archives - South African emigrants find tolerant home in CanadaJan 16, 1986 | 5:29Digital Archives South African emigrants find tolerant home in Canada Video
Digital Archives South African emigrants find tolerant home in Canada Jan 16, 1986 | 5:29Five former South Africans tell CBC TV why they left for Canada.
Digital Archives - McDougall first foreign minister to visit South Africa in 30 yrsApr 5, 1992 | 2:23Digital Archives McDougall first foreign minister to visit South Africa in 30 yrs Video
Digital Archives McDougall first foreign minister to visit South Africa in 30 yrs Apr 5, 1992 | 2:23Barbara McDougall's official visit symbolizes a thaw in relations.
Digital Archives - Joe Clark's diplomatic crisisJun 6, 1979 | 4:54Digital Archives Joe Clark's diplomatic crisis Video
Digital Archives Joe Clark's diplomatic crisis Jun 6, 1979 | 4:54The new government faces heavy criticism over its decision to relocate Canada's embassy in Israel.
Digital Archives - Canada's embassy in Iran overwhelmed by visa applicants amid U.S. hostage crisisDec 10, 1979 | 2:26Digital Archives Canada's embassy in Iran overwhelmed by visa applicants amid U.S. hostage crisis Video
Digital Archives Canada's embassy in Iran overwhelmed by visa applicants amid U.S. hostage crisis Dec 10, 1979 | 2:26Ken Taylor, Canada's ambassador to Iran, also describes meeting with a U.S. hostage stuck in the Iranian foreign ministry.
Digital Archives - Scotland prepares to vote on devolution from the United Kingdom in 1979Feb 26, 1979 | 12:53Digital Archives Scotland prepares to vote on devolution from the United Kingdom in 1979 Video
Digital Archives Scotland prepares to vote on devolution from the United Kingdom in 1979 Feb 26, 1979 | 12:53CBC News talks to the Yes and No campaigns in the referendum on an independent Scottish parliament.
Digital Archives - The fall of the Berlin WallNov 9, 1989 | 9:11Digital Archives The fall of the Berlin Wall Video
Digital Archives The fall of the Berlin Wall Nov 9, 1989 | 9:11Berliners come out to celebrate as East Germany throws opens its borders, effectively knocking down the wall.
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Digital Archives - Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini diesJun 4, 1989 | 7:09Digital Archives Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini dies Audio
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Digital Archives - Fidel Castro: after the revolutionAug 2, 1959 | 11:10Digital Archives Fidel Castro: after the revolution Video
Digital Archives Fidel Castro: after the revolution Aug 2, 1959 | 11:10Fidel Castro discusses revolution, freedom from dictatorship and his plans for Cuba.

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