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Iran Crisis #270580

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 18, 1980
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(Studio) May 28 said date Iranian parliament will meet for 1st time. Reports with regard to European economy sanctions against Iran introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Naples, Italy) Sanctions finally adopted said to apply only to contracts signed after seizure of United States embassy. Italian foreign minister Emilio Colombo quoted with regard to reasons for light economy sanctions. Possible initiative by Common Mkt. countries with regard to recognition of Palestinian rts. and of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) later this year cited as another election year setback to President Carter.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(DC) President Carter said not eager to discuss European decision on economy sanctions with reporters Carter quoted as pleased with allied sanctions. State Department statement with regard to sanctions given.
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Dean, Morton;
Fenton, Tom;
Tucker, Lem

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