What role did Canada play in Argo?

Who saved the Iran hostages?

On the day of Reagan’s inauguration, January 20, 1981, the United States freed almost $8 billion in frozen Iranian assets, and the 52 hostages were released after 444 days. The next day, Jimmy Carter flew to West Germany to greet the Americans on their way home.

What was Canada’s role in the Iran hostage crisis?

On January 29, 1980, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Canadian government conducted a successful undercover operation to evacuate six of the American hostages who had found refuge with Canadian diplomats in Tehran during the early months of the protracted hostage crisis and the revolution that had …

How does Argo end?

Despite their escape, there are still 52 other American hostages being held, so Canada takes full responsibility for the rescue mission. That means that even though Mendez and Chambers were awarded an Intelligence Star by the United States government for their efforts, the award must stay confidential.

Is Argo movie on Netflix?

Sorry, Argo is not available on American Netflix, but it’s easy to unlock in USA and start watching! Get the ExpressVPN app to quickly change your Netflix region to a country like Canada and start watching Canadian Netflix, which includes Argo.

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