Everybody knows about the 52 Americans who were held hostage for 444 days in Tehran after militants stormed the embassy in November, 1979. But often forgotten are the secret six – six other Americans working for the government who were not taken hostage that day. And until recently, only a handful of people, most with top secret clearances, knew the real story of how those six eventually got out of the country. That fascinating tale is the basis of a new book and movie, both called "Argo."
The movie, out this past weekend, was released by Warner Brothers, which has the same parent company as CNN. The mastermind behind the plan to set them free, who is also the co-author of the book, Antonio Mendez, joined Fareed Zakaria GPS at the weekend. Watch the video for the full interview.
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