The Iran Hostage Crisis, 31 Years Later -- PICTURES
Updated: January 19, 2012 | 9:18 p.m.
January 19, 2012 | 8:32 p.m.
Jan. 20 marks the 31-year anniversary of the release of hostages from Iran. Fifty-two Americans were held for 444 days in the American Embassy in Tehran, in one of the most significant flash points in the long, tumultuous relationship between the two countries.