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Iranian Crisis #268732

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 01, 1980
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(Studio) 90th day of captivity for United States hostages in Tehran noted; films shown. Arrival of 6 escaped Americans at State Department mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) State Department reception for group featured; film shown. Symbolism inherent in escape, aided by Canada, of Mark and Cora Lijek, Henry Lee Schatz, Joseph and Kathleen Stafford and Robert Anders cited. [ANDERS - recalls escape, wait at Canadian embassy.] Their later meeting with President Carter reported, shown. [Kathleen STAFFORD, Mark LIJEK - comment.]
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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