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Iran / Hostage Crisis #267713

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 12, 1980
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(Studio) Apparent change in President Carter's attitude towards Iran hostage crisis with return of deputy Secretary of State Warren Christopher from Algerian mission noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Christopher's mission to Algeria discussed. [CHRISTOPHER - comments.] Algerian assessment of internal situation in Iran said close to United States perspective; details given.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Christopher's White House meeting with Carter and Secretary of State Edmund Muskie and Carter's later remarks reported Composition of Algerian delegation to Iran said indicating that nation's seriousness in acting as liaison in crisis; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Iranian cabinet mbr.'s statement on cabinet's consideration of United States response and hostages' transfer to custody of Iranian government outlined; suggestion of Ayatollah Mohammed Beheshti reported Outcome of today's parliament session noted; update on Iran-Iraq war given.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom;
Pierpoint, Robert
Duration:
00:03:40

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