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Iran / Hostages / War With Iraq #267387

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 21, 1980
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(Studio) Iran reported rejecting conciliatory overtures by President Carter and Secretary State Edmund Muskie with regard to hostages' freedom; Tehran radio quoted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Anti-United States sentiment noted incring. in Iran since beginning of war with Iraq; details given. War's impact on Iranian life outlined; parliamentary debate on situation examined. Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai's recent remarks and those of spokesperson for President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr reported.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Iraqi's foreign minister Saadoun Hammadi's warning to Muskie re: involvement in conflict reported; details given. Today's fighting, include continued Iraqi assault on Abadan and Khorramshahr, reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom

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