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Iran / Hostages #268264

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 13, 1980
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(Studio) Report with regard to hostage crisis in Iran introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Tehran, Iran) Current state of negotiations through Algerian diplomats analyzed. Tehran crowds shown. Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai's refusal to see group of black American clergy men reported [Black Muslim Reverend Iman Mikal Huda BA'TH - explains reason they are in Iran.]
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Report with regard to State Department briefings for hostage families introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) [Warren CHRISTOPHER - explains what he has said to families of hostages.] [Hostage's father Ernest COOKE - says some of letters from hostages indicate they are not being treated very well.] Role of Algerians and problems of translating negotiations in English, French and Farsi noted.
REPORTER: Jacqueline Adams

Adams, Jacqueline;
Fenton, Tom;
Schieffer, Bob

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