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Iran-Iraq War / Hostages #267334

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 18, 1980
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(Studio) Statement by Iranian Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai that Iran's parliament might soon set conditions for release of hostages announced.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(NYC) Rajai's suggestion that United States remove 4 AWACS planes from Saudi Arabia as sign of good will noted. [Thru Interpreter RAJAI - addresses question of hostages.] Isolation of Iran in its war against Iraq noted.
REPORTER: Steve Young

(Studio) No official United States comment said given with regard to Rajai's statements. Rajai accusation that United States is aiding Iraq in war and Iraqi newspaper claim that US is helping Iran mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Iran) Iraqi attack on Abadan detailed. Tapes shown.
REPORTER: Larry Pintak

Pintak, Larry;
Schieffer, Bob;
Young, Steve

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