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Iran-Iraq War #267640

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 09, 1980
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(Studio) Iraq reported allegedly introduction missiles into war with Iran; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Baghdad, Iraq) Attacks and counterattacks on Ahwaz, Tabriz and Dizful, Iran, and near Kirkuk, Iraq, examined; map shown. Iranian President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr's morale-boosting efforts among troops noted; film shown. [BANI-SADR - (in French) English transcription of remarks on screen.] Propaganda war being waged by each nation outlined; alleged Iranian brutality against crews of international ships trapped in port of Khorramshahr reported.
REPORTER: Larry Pintak

(Studio) Diplomatic efforts of both Iraq and Iran outlined; Turkey mentioned. Iranian prime minister Mohammad Ali Rajai quoted with regard to UN.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pintak, Larry

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