CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 12, 1980
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(Studio) European Common Mkt. countries and Japan said hardening positions against Iran Aide to Iranian President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr cited saying ambs from Common Mkt. and Japan have stated they will follow United States sanctions unless hostages released in certain time period. Statement by Bani-Sadr that arrangements being made for hostages to be visited by International Red Cross, Report with regard to organization of hostage families into group known as FLAG, Family Liaison Action Group, introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(DC) [Hostage wife Louisa KENNEDY - says group is incorporating so that it can accept charitable contributions, purposes of collected funds stated.] Possible use of funds for legal action against Iran cited. Demonstration for hostages at Lincoln Memorial shown
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer