ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 07, 1989
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Bush reported agreeing to unfreeze Iranian assets in US. Report introduced.
(DC: Bob Zelnick) Impact of decision on American hostages being held in Lebanon by pro-Iranian groups discussed. [BUSH - says he hopes Iran will try to influence holders of hostages.] [State Department spokesperson Richard BOUCHER - explains reason for unfreezing.] Iranian President Hashemi Rafsanjani's recent linking of funds to hostages noted.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.