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Ted Koppel on Iran Hostage Crisis

30 years after the Iran Hostage Crisis came to an end, Katty Kay speaks to contributor Ted Koppel about the lessons learned.

While that crisis ended in jubilation with the release of the hostages, Koppel says hostage taking continues to be a vulnerability for the US that even it's robust military forces can't completely prevent.

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