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Iran #269012

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 23, 1980
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(Studio) Arrival of United Nations commission in Iran announced. Statement by Ayatollah Khomeini that new parliament will decide terms of release reported Noted that parliament will not be elected until April.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Carter administration officials said troubled by Khomeini's statement. [State Department spokesperson Hodding CARTER - comments with regard to Khomeini statement.]
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Report with regard to departure of United Nations commission for Tehran introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Geneva, Switzerland) Commission said informed of Khomeini statement prior to departure for Iran. Secretary General Kurt Waldheim named.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(London, England) Arrival of United Nations commission shown. [Commission spokesperson Samir SAMBAR - introduces commission mbrs.] Commission said to have guarantee that they will see the hostages.

Lee, Mike;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug

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