Here's a neat article in Wired about CIA efforts in 1979 - 1980 to sneak six Americans out of Iran after the seizure of our embassy. A fascinating look behind the scenes of a successful covert operation.

(For some reason I feel like I read this story years ago, but I can't remember where.)

(HT: Nick.)

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