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Iran-Iraq War #267279

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 15, 1980
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(Studio) Air raids on Baghdad and Tabriz by Iran and Iraq, respectively, today reported; details given. Gasoline rationing implemented by Iran today outlined; Tehran radio's account of massive kill of Iraqi troops reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Gap between official communiques of Iran and reality re: war discussed; current situation at Khorramshahr, Abadan, Ahwaz, Dizful outlined. Films shown. Iranian hardliners' position with regard to Iran's army and President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr detailed.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Amman, Jordan) Jordan's role in current Iran-Iraq conflict examined; films shown. King Hussein's position with regard to support for Iraq discussed.
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom;
Hottelet, Richard C.

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