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Iran / Hostage Crisis / War With Iraq #267731

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 13, 1980
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(Studio) State Department interpretation of Iran's reticence on United States reply to conditions for hostages' release and possible implications of Algerian officials' continued presence in Tehran noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Senior Iranian official's pessimistic response to US reply outlined; terrorists at United States embassy in Tehran reported claiming that they're in process of delivering hostages to Iranian government Details given, films shown. Iraq said consolidating its gains in war with Iran, especially in Khuzistan province; details given. Sadegh Ghotbzadeh's statements on his recent imprisonment and continued hostage crisis reported.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) "Platt's Oilgram", quoting official of Solomon Brothers investment firm, reported predicting oil exports from Iraq won't resume until late next year; Iranian exports said likely to be delayed even further.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom

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