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CBS Evening News for Sunday, Nov 09, 1980
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(Studio) Hostages said not only Americans in trouble in Iran.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Buffalo, New York) Arrest in Tehran of reporter Cynthia Dwyer, now in Evin prison, recalled. [Cynthia's husband John DWYER - talks about case.] ["Humanist" magazine editor Paul KURTZ - talks about Cynthia's trip to Iran.] Tape of Dwyer presenting letters for hostages shown. Time of her arrest and possible relationship to rescue attempt considered. [State Department spokesperson John TRATTNER talks about case.]
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Bradley, Ed;
Kroft, Steve

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