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Iran Crisis #270745

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 26, 1980
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(Studio) Mtg. of European socialists with Iran leaders led by Bruno Kreisky of Austria said ineffective with regard to release of American hostages. Group met with Abolhassan Bani-Sadr, Sadegh Ghotbzadeh, and Mohammad Beheshti. Scenes shown. Syrian United Nations member Adib Daoudy presence in Iran noted. Daoudy quoted with regard to possible reentry of United Nations mission to Iran with regard to hostage release. Warren Christopher quoted with regard to change in hostages' situation due to ruling of World Court. Considering court's ruling, USSR thought possibly not to vote against United Nations Sec. Council resolution with regard to Iran sanctions.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter

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