Hostage is hospitalized in Iran; freedom ordered

One of the American hostages held in Iran, Richard Queen, has been taken to a hospital here and Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini has ordered that he should be delivered to his parents, state radio said Thursday.

Meanwhile, a plot involving the bombing of Ayatollah Khomeini's home here was broken up Wednesday night as it was about to go into effect, the state radio said. The conspiracy was centered on the Nouzheh military garrison in Hamadan Province, southwest of the capital.

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